Delphinium 'King Arthur'
(Larkspur x cultorum, Pacific Giant)
50 seeds $3.50
photo by Sue Brown
Delphinium 'King Arthur' blooms in early to mid summer with tall spikes of royal purple flowers with contrasting white bees. The deep color is stunning, and the finely cut foliage is also attractive.
Also known as Delphinium elatum 'King Arthur'. It's a member of the Round Table Series (a.k.a. Pacific Group Series).
Delphiniums require staking or a sheltered location to prevent wind damage. Deer resistant. Hardy in zones 3-8.
height 5' spacing 18"
Sowing Delphinium 'King Arthur' Seeds
Start delphinium seeds indoors 8 weeks before the last frost date. Sow 1/8" deep. Full sun to part shade. Fertile, well-drained soil.