Specie: D. belladonna
Name in Latin: Ranunclaceae
Name in English: The Buttercup Family
Growth Habit: perineal, herbaceous, upright, branching
Flower: Bell like: Deep blue and white, loose branching flower spikes.
Blooming Period: early summer -Late fall
Leaf: deeply cut green
Can dry seed heads on plants which can then be cut and used for arrangements. Cut flower adds good texture and form.
Care and Handling
Lasting Quality: 6-8 days
Amount of water: moderate-light
Nutrition: floral food
Special handling: Treat with ethylene inhibitor as it is ethylene sensitive.
Poisonous, like all delphinium. More branching than other delphinium.