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Delphinium cardinale - Scarlet Larkspur (Seed)

Delphinium cardinale - Scarlet Larkspur (Seed)

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  • Delphinium cardinale - Scarlet Larkspur (Seed)
    • Delphinium cardinale - Scarlet Larkspur (Seed)
    • Delphinium cardinale - Scarlet Larkspur (Seed)
    • Delphinium cardinale - Scarlet Larkspur (Seed)

    Delphinium cardinale - Scarlet Larkspur (Seed)

    This spring perennial comes back every year from deep woody roots. The dramatic flower stalk grows as high as 6 feet and has numerous scarlet red flowers. A hummingbird favorite. Cauton: All parts are toxic.

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    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameDelphinium cardinale
    Common NameScarlet Larkspur
    Plant TypePerennials
    Height by Width6ft. x 1ft.
    Flower ColorRed, Maroon, Burgundy
    Flowering MonthsMarch, April, May, June, July, February
    Sun ExposureInland-Part Sun
    Water RequirementLow
    Soil TypeSand, fast draining
    Sowing SeasonFall/Winter
    Sowing Difficulty Level*Moderate
    Sowing PretreatmentCold stratification
    Seeds Per Packet130

    * Sowing difficulty levels:
    • Easy: Sow in-ground or in pots with simple or no pretreatment
    • Moderate: Sow in-ground or in pots with pretreatment; may produce staggered germination
    • Difficult: Sow in pots with pretreatment and stratification; may produce staggered germination
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