Delphinium Paramo Black Velvet
A wonderful summer flowering Delphinium with sumptuous purple flower spikes attracting bees to your garden. Foliage will die down in autumn and it is hardy.
Month Available: June
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Purple
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 1.8m x 0.6m (6ft x 2ft)
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: Harmful if eaten.
Benefits: Excellent strong varieties, good herbaceous plants, excellent colours.
History: A new variety for the garden market, and bred in Ecuador, hence the name Paramo.
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