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Delphinium parryi A. Gray
San Bernardino larkspur
USDA Symbol: DEPA2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Stiffly erect, hairy stems bearing deeply pinnately divided leaves and topped by dense, spike-like racemes of bright bluish-purple, bilaterally symmetrical flowers.
This common but variable larkspur frequents grassy areas and is recognizable by its very narrow leaf divisions.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Time: Apr , May
DistributionUSA: CA Native Distribution:
Southern California and Baja California. Native Habitat:
Grassy slopes in chaparral, pine forests, and bluffs near coast.
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff