Fred said Brandon Westlake was already gone—off to capture the columbine in dawn's early light.
Columbine, 1903; with introd.
Buttercups, violets, anemones, spring beauties, trilliums, arbutus, orchids, columbine, laurel, honeysuckle, golden rod and asters are common wild flowers, and of ferns there are many varieties.
The Columbine family, consisting of beautiful border flowers in great variety, ranging from I to 2 or 3 ft.
In the western Himalayas this upland flora is marked by a strong admixture of European species, such as the columbine (Aquilegia) and hawthorn (Crataegus Oxyacantha).