Delphinium elatum, D. grandiflorum
Delphiniums plants are classic cottage garden perennials that thrive in moist soil, and full sun to part shade. Delphinium provide superb cut flowers.
MAGIC FOUNTAINS SERIES Delphinium Seeds Delphinium elatum
Magic Fountains delphiniums have the widest color range of the dwarf 'Pacific' type delphiniums. Each flower has a light or dark bee. Magic Fountains is an ideal series for smaller gardens and containers, or in windy areas where tall delphiniums would struggle. Magic Fountains delphiniums grow 30-36 inches tall, do not require staking and produce excellent cut flowers. Winter hardy to zone 3.
MAGIC FOUNTAINS DARK BLUE/DARK BEE Delphinium
Rich, deep blue with black center.
MAGIC FOUNTAINS DARK BLUE/WHITE BEE Delphinium
Rich, deep blue flowers with white bees.
MAGIC FOUNTAINS MIX Delphinium
A formula mix of all 'Magic Fountains' Delphinium colors.
MAGIC FOUNTAINS PURE WHITE Delphinium
Pure white flowers.
MAGIC FOUNTAINS CHERRY BLOSSOM/WHITE BEE Delphinium
MAGIC FOUNTAINS MID BLUE/WHITE BEE Delphinium
Flowers are clear blue with white bees.
MAGIC FOUNTAINS SKY BLUE/WHITE BEE Delphinium
Spikes of sky-blue flowers, with white bees.
MAGIC FOUNTAINS LAVENDER/WHITE BEE Delphinium
Clear lavender flowers with white bees.
MAGIC FOUNTAINS WHITE/DARK BEE Delphinium
White flowers, with dark bees.
PACIFIC GIANT SERIES Delphinium Seeds Delphinium elatum
Huge 3 inch double flowers appear in summer and are excellent for cutting. If the first flower spike is removed immediately after blooming, additional flower spikes will be produced from the base. Plants grow 4-7 feet tall with large palmate leaves and need staking to protect the heavy flower spikes from wind. A dramatic choice for background plantings. Winter hardy to zone 3.
PACIFIC GIANT GALAHADDelphinium
Huge clear white flowers.
PACIFIC GIANT KING ARTHURDelphinium
Brilliant royal violet flowers with a large white bee.
PACIFIC GIANT BLUE JAYDelphinium
Clear medium-blue flowers with a dark bee.
PACIFIC GIANT BLACK KNIGHTDelphinium
Gorgeous dark violet-purple flowers, the darkest color in the 'Pacific Giant' series.
PACIFIC GIANT SUMMER SKIESDelphinium
Sky Blue flowers.
PACIFIC GIANT ASTOLAT Delphinium
Rosy-lilac with a raspberry/black bee.
PACIFIC GIANTS FORMULA MIXDelphinium
Includes flowers in shades of rosy-lilac, light blue, mid blue, lavender blue, lavender pink, royal violet, dark violet, and white with contrasting dark or white bees.
PACIFIC GIANT BLUE BIRDDelphinium
Medium blue flowers with a white bee.
BELLAMOSA Delphinium Delphinium x belladonna 'Bellamosa'
Bushy growth, with multiple flowering stems carrying open airy clusters of dark gentian blue flowers from midsummer until fall. Grows 36-48 inches tall and is winter hardy to zone 4.
How to Plant Delphinium Seeds
Sow seeds in cell packs or flats, press into soil and fully cover. Darkness aids germination. Kept at 55°F., germination is in 14-35 days.
Growing Delphinium: Germination rate can be improved (if prior to sowing) the seeds are placed in a ziplock bag with a small amount of moist growing media (or a moist paper towel) and placed into the refrigerator for 2 weeks.