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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Delphinium barbeyi (Huth) Huth
USDA Symbol: DEBA2
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
From its stout, woody rootstock, this larkspur sends up several, 2-5 ft., leafy stems. A compact, terminal flower spike is made up of showy, scented blossoms. The spurred flowers are rich, dark purple in color. Leaves are divided into three segments.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug
AZ , CO , NM , UT , WY Native Distribution:
Subalpine WY, CO, NM & e. AZ Native Habitat:
Shady, subalpine streams & meadow edges USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Shade
Conditions Comments: Not Available
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Native Seed Network
- Corvallis, OR
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff