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Delphinium oreophilum

Family ranunculaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers blue (late spring-early summer)
Size 16-20"

Fairly large-flowered larkspur species. From the little I've found out about this species, it sounds like it's a difficult one to grow successfully. Sure enough, my seedlings perished – I don't know if it was our hot dry summer or the subsequent winter that did them in.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '09 trade. Baggy 70F (10%G, 18-34d)
  2. Seed from '10 trade. Baggy 70F (5%G, 9d).
    Baggy 35F (9w) - 70F (12d; no G)
  3. Same seed as above. Baggy 70F (8%G, 25-33d); only one of three germinated seeds developed

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