Delphinium grandiflorum 'Blue Butterfly'
Short-lived perennial with frilly leaves, and deep blue flowers on wiry stems. We grew this way back in the earliest days of our perennial garden, where it lasted a few years before disappearing. I was glad to re-establish it from seed, and even happier to see it blooming already in late May, just months after the seeds sprouted. I'll have to remember to collect seed, to avoid losing it once again.
|| Flowers first year from seed sown indoors early.
detailed seed-starting info below
This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...
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|Cara||Jul 29, 2014||Sorry, I sent you an email but didn't read more on your page first. I see you did supply some seed starting info only after I sent the email.
Thanks for sharing your info and knowledge!|
- Seed from '08 trade. Baggy 70F (86%G, 5-8d)
- Same seed as above. Baggy 70F (87%G, 5-9d)
- Same seed as above. Baggy 70F (14%G, 8-10d). None developed
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