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Delphinium parryi

Delphinium parryi A. Gray

San Bernardino Larkspur

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family)


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.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Time: Apr , May


Native Distribution: Southern California and Baja California.
Native Habitat: Grassy slopes in chaparral, pine forests, and bluffs near coast.

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Delphinium parryi in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Delphinium parryi in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Delphinium parryi


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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