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Spring Colors for the Garden

Paul James, host of HGTV's Gardening by the Yard, shares a list of some of his favorite spring-blooming plants.

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columbines are perennials that bloom in spring
Photo 1 of 7Columbines perform well in cold climates.

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Columbines

Columbines (Aquilegia) are perennials that require full sun or partial shade and prefer fast-draining soil. They are the state flower of Colorado and perform well in cold climates. They grow easily from seed, and established plants may be divided to increase your stock.

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