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Delphinium Tricorne

Botanical Name:

Delphinium tricorne

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Full Shade - Partial Shade - Partial Sun - Full Sun
~
0-3 hours of direct sun per day
Soil
Rich, moist soils.
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Perennials, Herb/Forb, Native Plant, Poisonous, Wildflower, Herb

Lifespan

Perennial

Plant Height

1-3 ft.

Flower

Loose raceme of up to 1.5-inch bluish-purple to occasionally whitish trumpet-shaped flowers. Five petal-like sepals with the upper sepal extending backward into an upright spur. The four petals are small. Flowers bloom from July to September.

Fruit

Three horn-like fruit pods split to release seeds August to October.

Benefits
Attracts

Butterflies

Hummingbirds

Bees

Moths

Songbirds

Taxonomy

Order

Ranunculales

Family

Ranunculaceae

Genus

Delphinium

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