Scientific name: Delphinium consolida
Description and Characteristics:
Annual. It is a member of the buttercup family (Ranunculaceae). Flowers are irregularly shaped and bloom in a loose, vertical
grouping along the upper end of the plant's main stalk. They are almost as complex as orchids. Larkspur is
actually a very complex flower consisting of both petals and sepals.
Some say that Larkspur is the annual version of Delphinium.
Spring. White, pink, blue, lavender.
Sun to partial shade, drought-tolerant.
It likes cool weather.