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Delphinium  gracilentum Greene   
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FamilyRANUNCULACEAE
Genus species var.Delphinium  gracilentum Greene 
SynonymsDelphinium decorum var. gracilentum (Greene) K.C.Davis
 Delphinium greenei Eastw.
 Delphinium pratense Eastw.
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
thickets and woods
Altitude100-2700m
Description roots shallow, tuberous, basal leaves evenly pentamerous, primary segments with oblong, obtuse lobes, pubescent, raceme lax, narrow, upper petals white, lower petals blue
Size15-50cm
Colorpurple, pink, white
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
Cultivationcold, shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shade
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring just as young growth commences
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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