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Delphinium elatum ‘Strawberry Fair’

Delphinium

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Features

  • BloomsJuly to October
  • Height0.6m to 2m
  • Growth HabitStalked clump
  • Flower ColourPurple-pink
  • Leaf ColourMedium green

Description

Delphinium elatum ‘Strawberry Fair’ (Delphinium). Spikes of pink flowers with white central spots are produced in mid-summer.

Characteristics

Perennial, Deciduous, Herbaceous

Origin

Siberia

Interest and use

Cutting bed, border, ornamental

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Light, Medium
  • Soil pH8.0 to 9.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

Watch out it is poisonous.

Propagation

By seed in autumn or spring.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Prone to pests and diseases, especially snails and slugs.

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