Delphinium "Walton Gemstone"

Delphinium

2 m. 6,56 f.
Family: Ranunculaceae

Genus: Delphinium

Genus of about 250 species of annual, biennial and perennial plants, that feature big, upright, cylindrical or conical inflorescences in summer.
Plant Larkspurs in full sun, in fertile, well-drained soils. Stake plants in early spring. For a better flowering, leave 7-8 branches per plant. After the end of the flowering cut to 10-20 cm from the ground, in order to stimulate a second flowering in autumn.
Plant in groups and arrangements, or use for cut flowers.
Propagate annuals by seeds that germinate very fast when fresh, and perennials by division.
Latin name: Delphinium "Walton Gemstone"
Perennial cultivar with narrow, cylindrical inflorescences of semi-double, cream-yellow flowers.