Sale of the Week 4/22 - dwarf larkspur

Dwarf larkspur (Delphinium tricorne)

These plants are currently in leaf, and will ship in 2" pots for 25% less than they are usually sold for as bare root!  As low as $2.95 each, with FREE Shipping.

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Gardening with Your Delphinium Tricorne

Delphinium Tricorne (dwarf larkspur)  is an easy to grow, native ephemeral perennial that will give you years of enjoyment. It thrives in full to part-shaded areas in dappled sunlight, with rich, moisture retentive soil. It also self-seeds, without being aggressive, and will slowly expand the size of its colonies.  Blooms in April and May. Zones 5-8

They are also highly variable in color.  Compare these 2 images:

Delphinium tricorne (dwarf larkspur)

 

Delphinium tricorne (dwarf larkspur)

The native range (as defined by the USDA PLANTS database) includes these states: AL, AR, DC, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MD, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, OH, OK, PA, SC, TN.

Here's a map with the recorded county distribution in those states:

native range map of Delphinium tricorne (dwarf larkspur)

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