From the genus name.
aquilegia (plural aquilegias)
- (botany) Any member of the genus Aquilegia.
2015 November 14, Alys Fowler, “Alys Fowler: get a head start on spring”, in The Guardian:
- As for what to plant, stick to the tough, reliable types that will overwinter easily: perennials such as anemones, sedums, echinops (Echinops ritro is a beast – just a warning), aquilegias, Rudbeckia fulgida and its like, heucheras, Brunnera macrophylla, geraniums, geums and Knautia macedonica are made for autumn planting.
aquilegia f (plural aquilegie)
- columbine (flower)