Genus: Aquilegia

Aquilegia canadensis

By Steven D. Glenn

Not peer reviewed

Last Modified 01/10/2012

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Aquilegia Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 533. 1753.

List of Aquilegia Species

References to Aquilegia

  • Bastida, J. M. 2010. Extended phylogeny of Aquilegia: the biogeographical and ecological patterns of two simultaneous but contrasting rediations. Pl. Syst. Evol. 284: 171-185.
  • Britton, Nathaniel L. 1888. New or noteworthy North American phanerogams. I. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 15: 97-104.
  • Eckert, C. G.; Schaefer, A. 1998. Does self-pollination provide reproductive assurance in wild columbine, Aquilegia canadensis (Ranunculaceae)? Amer. J. Bot. 85: 919-924.
  • Griffin, S. R.; Mavraganis, K.; Eckert, C. G. 2000. Experimental analysis of protogyny in Aquilegia canadensis (Ranunculaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 87: 1246-1256.
  • Herlihy, C. R.; Eckert, C. G. 2005. Evolution of self-fertilization at geographical range margins? A comparison of demographic, floral, and mating system variables in central vs. peripheral populations of Aquilegia canadensis (Ranunculaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 92: 744-751.
  • Jurgens, A.; Dotterl, S. 2004. Chemical composition of anther volatiles in Ranunculaceae: genera-specific profiles in Anemone, Aquilegia, Caltha, Pulsatilla, Ranunculus, and Trollius species. Amer. J. Bot. 91: 1969-1980.
  • La Roche, G. 1980. The effects of restricting root growing space, decreasing nutrient supply and increasing water stress on the phenetics of Aquilegia canadensis L. (Ranunculaceae). J. Torrey Bot. Soc. 107: 220-231.
  • Macior, L. W. 1968. Pollination adaptation in Pedicularis canadensis. Amer. J. Bot. 55: 1031-1035. (other genera as well)
  • Macior, L. W. 1978. Pollination ecology of vernal angiosperms. Oikos 30: 452-460.
  • Munz, P. A. 1946. Aquilegia, the cultivated and wild columbines. Gentes Herb. 7: 1-150.
  • Payson, E. B. 1918. The North American species of Aquilegia. Contr. U. S. Natl. Herb. 20: 133-157.
  • Routley, M. B.; Mavraganis, K.; Eckert, C. G. 1999. Effect of population size on the mating system in a self-incompatible, autogamous plant, Aquilegia canadensis (Ranunculaceae). Heredity 82: 518-528.
  • Smith, G. H. 1927. Vascular anatomy of Ranalian flowers, - I. Ranunculaceae. Bot. Gaz. 82: 1-29.