Plants by mail order since 1984, over 4100 plants online today!

Menu

My Burncoose

Search

0

Basket

DELPHINIUM

Sorry, but the plant you were looking for isn't available this year. Please try these alternatives.

Another old cottage-garden favourite. To get the best display requires some fussing over. Greedy feeders and loved by slugs. Taller varieties need staking. Results can be spectacular.

Genus of about 320 species of annuals, biennials and perennials found mainly in mountainous areas worldwide, except Australia.

Main delphinium, or larkspur, cultivars are classed into Belladonna, Elatum or Pacific Hybrid groups


  • Purple - Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet - blue-purple
  • Height - 60-90cm (24-36in)
  • Spread - 40cm (16in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - perennial with toothed, lobed basal leaves to 20cm (8in) long and spikes of showy flowers
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun - shelter from cold winds
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • May cause skin allergy or irritant - Having skin or eye contact with these plants could result in an allergic reaction, burning or rash.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - most will require early support for best effect. To prolong flowering cut spent flower heads back to small, flowering sideshoots
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, snails, leaf miners, caterpillars, powdery mildew, crown rot on mature plants
  • Place of origin - garden origin
  • Flower Shape - Semi-double - Two rows of petals with conspicuous stamens
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
60-90cm (24-36in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  40cm (16in)
 

Buy Varieties of DELPHINIUM

DELPHINIUM 'Astolat'

DELPHINIUM 'Astolat'  >

Pink with black eye
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.

DELPHINIUM 'Black Knight'

DELPHINIUM 'Black Knight'  >

Purple violet
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.

DELPHINIUM 'Blue Bird'

DELPHINIUM 'Blue Bird'  >

Clear blue
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available again from SEPTEMBER 2020 - This plant will be delivered when new stock arrives in early autumn

DELPHINIUM 'Cameliard'

DELPHINIUM 'Cameliard'  >

Lavender-blue with white eye
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available again from SEPTEMBER 2020 - This plant will be delivered when new stock arrives in early autumn

DELPHINIUM 'Galahad'

DELPHINIUM 'Galahad'  >

White
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each

DELPHINIUM 'Guinevere'

DELPHINIUM 'Guinevere'  >

Lilac
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.

 

DELPHINIUM 'Bolero'  >

Highlander series. Double lavender-blue flowers with a cream centre. Good for cutting
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.

DELPHINIUM 'Cha Cha'

DELPHINIUM 'Cha Cha'  >

Highlander series. Double pale purple flowers. Good for cutting
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.

DELPHINIUM 'Flamenco'

DELPHINIUM 'Flamenco'  >

Highlander series. Double pink flowers good for cutting
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.

DELPHINIUM 'King Arthur'

DELPHINIUM 'King Arthur'  >

Violet with white eye
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.

DELPHINIUM 'Moonlight'

DELPHINIUM 'Moonlight'  >

Highlander series - A form with double lilac rosettes which initially have a lime-green centre
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.

DELPHINIUM 'Summer Skies'

DELPHINIUM 'Summer Skies'  >

Light blue with white heart
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available again from SEPTEMBER 2020 - This plant will be delivered when new stock arrives in early autumn

DELPHINIUM 'Wishful Thinking'

DELPHINIUM 'Wishful Thinking'  >

An attractive gentle bicolor mix of blue and pink in each flower
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Availability yet to be determined - We don't yet know when or if this plant is coming back into stock

Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2020 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation
Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1209 860316 Fax: +44 (0) 1209 860011 Email: info@burncoose.co.uk
© Burncoose Nurseries 1997 - 2020      Website by Forgecom
All plant pictures are copyright © Burncoose Nurseries unless otherwise stated.
No rights are given to download any of our pictures and use them (for personal or professional use) without our consent.