Larkspur with its bright coloured flowers is one of the most eye-catching and attractive summer perennial for beds and cutting.
"Magic Fountains Mix" is very sturdy with strong stems. It produces thick, uniform flower spikes and is especially suitable for windy locations.
Grows well in rich, chalky and not too dry soil.
Cut back about 10 cm above the ground immediately after blooming to promote a second flowering.
Genus - Delphinium
Species - Cultorum
Variety - Magic Fountains Mix
Common name - Larkspur
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Plant type - Perennial flower
Hardiness zones - 3 - 8
Exposure - Full Sun, Partial Sun
Height - 1 m
Spread - 0,60 m
Growth rate - Fast
Bloom season - June - August
Leaf / Flower color - Green / Shades of blue
Soil PH - Neutral, alkaline
Soil type - Loamy, Sandy, rich, well-drained
Water requirements - Average
Landscape uses - Patio, Cottage Gardens, Cut Flower Garden
Sow inside in pots from March to May or outside from June to August.
Sow 2 mm deep. Keep moist till germination.
Germination time - 14-28 days.