Part of the Blackmore & Landon range of Delphiniums
Spectacular intense blue and indigo flower spikes create a stunning display of a traditional garden plant and attract bees to your garden.
Month Available: May
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Purple
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 1.5m x 1m (5ft x 3ft)
Stunning colours for the garden, will require staking especially in less sheltered borders.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Caterpillars, slugs, snails, powdery mildew.
Plant Care: Cut back all dead flowers, and cut plant back to ground level in autumn.
Care and Time: Low - summer
Warning: Toxic if eaten.
Benefits: Excellent strong varieties, good herbaceous plants, excellent colours.
History: Bred by Blackmore and Langdon, renowned for breeding Delphinium since 1901, and are still a family run business.
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