Larkspur - Mixed Colors - Delphinium consolida
Annual Open Pollinated. Annual mix in shades of blue, pink, lavender, rose, and white. Double flowers are held on long stems. Suitable for borders, or planting along fences. The flowers dry easily and make an attractive addition to dry bouquets. All parts of plant are poisonous. 1/4 lb covers approximately 1000 sq ft if broadcast. Thin to 1' - 2' when plants reach 3 tall.
Flowers: Good cut flower, dries well. Blooms late spring to early summer
Attracts: Attracts bees, moths, and butterflies
Soil: Needs excellent drainage
Native: Southern Europe
USDA Zone: 3-9
Plant In: Fall or Spring
Planting Depth: 1/8"
Days to Germinate: 15-30 Days
Height At Maturity: 3'-4'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water
Annual for Garden and Naturalizing Delphinium consolida Height: 30-35 Bloom Season: Spring/Summer Seeding Rate: Use 1/4 Lb/1000 sq ft Facts of Note: Sun or part shade, flower spikes densely arranged with flowers, blooms best in cooler spring and early summer, great filler for perennial gardens, sow in place and thin for larger blooms, all parts of plant are poisonous.