An Easy, Thoughtful Gift!  Shop our Monthly Gift Programs, the Perfect Gift for Loved Ones Every Month. Typically, this flower is moderately priced. Botanical Name: DELPHINIUM ASTOLAT Pack of 1. Delphinium elatum 'Sweethearts' (New Millennium Series) £7.99 available to order from spring 2021 Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window), Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), For orders, we are here for you day and night. Delphinium elatum Aurora™ Deep Purple. Wedding Flower Availability. Delphinium Elatum Hybrid Delphinium Height - 24" Flower colour - deep mauve tinged blue/green Flowering starts - Mid June Habitat - Full sun & free drainage Will withstand -20C . April They can withstand very cold winter temperatures and are reliable garden perennials. This species is an important parent of many garden hybrids and therefore is often named D. x elatum where the x means it is a cross of different species. Delphinium Elatum is very popular for exclusive wedding flowers and are available in stem lengths of 90 - 120cm. General Flower Availability. Belladonna delphiniums are crosses between D. elatum and D. cheilanthum, which produce loosely branched spikes of elf cap shaped single flowers. Family Roots: Member of Ranunculaceae (buttercup family). White and dark centers (bees) on cherry, lilac, lavender, dark blue, sky blue, and white. (2000) determined that the most abundant sugar in delphinium is mannitol, not the more common glucose, fructose or sucrose. }. Attracts bees and butterflies. An English hybrid bred for exceptional garden performance. Member of Ranunculaceae (buttercup family). These are collection only, please give 48 hours notice of date and time of collection, very limited availability. Series:Aurora™ Common Name:Larkspur . Delphinium Guardian Blue - a hybrid in the D. elatum group. They possess stronger stems, larger florets and are hardier than other delphinium elatum. Delphinium”s petals have been said to resemble the bottle-nose of the dolphin, hence the Greek derivative of the name “delphis,” which means dolphin. See more ideas about Delphinium, Blue delphinium, Blue flowers. February Other main ones include D. Pacific hybrids and Delphinium belladonna. TheImage = document.getElementById(TheImageId); Delphinium Elatum are the hardiest and most reliable Delphiniums available and come in the widest range of colours including many two-tone varieties. Planting Instructions. We have grown delphiniums since the 1980s, beginning with strong plants from British sources and developing our own strain. Home|Floral Library|Delphinium – Delphinium elatum. var TheButtonPintrest; Here we list businesses who usually sell this plant. Their tall flower spikes are easily recognizable when they come into flower in summer. Plant Type: Perennial, Shrub. Delphinium 'Faust' as seen at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Hampshire, UK. Cream Mauve Delphinium elatum Cinderella ('DD2011') (PBR) £9.99. In fact, treating this species with a flower food containing mannitol delayed the abscission of flowers by reducing the plant’s sensitivity to ethylene. Common relatives include columbine, larkspur, monkshood and anemone. At sowing, it is recommended to cover the seed lightly with fine- to medium-grade vermiculite to help preserve moisture around the seed. It is important to purchase only STS treated delphiniums to avoid flower shattering. Stake taller plants if in a windy location. The plants are multi-branching and grow to just 75 to 90cm (30 to 36in) tall, and around 25 to 30cm (10 to 12in) wide, so are suitable for most gardens and do not need staking in most situations. Delphinium elatum 'Million Dollar Blue' - Larkspur - Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc. More About Delphinium elatum 'Million Dollar Blue' Spikes of semi-double true blue flowers with a dark centre; Sturdy, upright stems with large, deeply divided, mid-green leaves; ... view availability and prices. Delphinium Highlander Crystal Delight. Zone: 9. Delphinium Elatum group hybrid - Faust will grow to over 2m - indigo flowers spikes planted en masse. Most greenhouses sow the seed in 200-cell or larger plug trays filled with a growing medium that provides both good aeration and water-holding capacity. Magic Fountains' sturdy, compact plants will tolerate windy locations. Full florets and tight internodes. Pink Learn more about fresh cut Delphinium Elatum here. Well drained soils with plenty of added organic matter and a layer of mulch to retain moisture. Delphinium x cultorum was formerly known as Delphinium elatum, the species name 'elatium' means 'taller, loftier or more exalted' while 'cultorum' means 'of gardens' or ‘cultivated’. Scientific Name: Delphinium L. 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