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botanical name:
Delphinium 'Dusky Maidens'
Delphinium 'Dusky Maidens' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Delphinium 'Dusky Maiden'
family:  Ranunculaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 1.50m
width: 0.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
Tall sturdy spikes of dusky deep pink flowers with dark maroon-brown centres. Vigorous and robust growing habit.

Deep, fertile, well drained soil in full sun.

From seed. Usually flowers in its first year if sown in late winter. Also by division of established clumps.

Borders, good cut flower

other notes:
New Millenium Series
Bred by Terry Dowdeswell, New Zealand
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