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Delphinium pylzowii

 
Delphinium pylzowii
Delphinium pylzowii
Delphinium pylzowii

Family ranunculaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers blue-purple (June-July)
Size 4-20"
Light sun
Cultural notes prefers moist but well-drained soil
From seed germinate at room temperature
Flowers first year from seed sown indoors early.
detailed seed-starting info below

Chinese species, lower-growing with fine-frilly leaves. I planted the two seedlings that survived their first winter on the slightly more protected north side of our rock garden, where the sun doesn't beat down all day. They bloomed in their shocking blue color, yet in a charming way, from late June into July.

Delphinium pylzowii
Dem buds
Delphinium pylzowii
Frilly leaves

We left this plant behind in our Pennsylvania garden (and wish it well); we don't grow it in Houston.

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '12/'13 exchange. Baggy 70F (92%G, 6-9d)
  2. Same seed as above, cold-stored. Baggy 70F (91%G, 6-16d)
  3. Seed from '14 garden, cold-stored. Baggy 70F (80%G, 6-14d)


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