Delphinium Butterfly Mixed Colors – Item #3463


Butterfly is one of the Chinese Delphiniums and may be grown as an annual because it flowers easily the first year from seed. Broad sprays of single flowers will fill beds or containers in a mix of blue shades, rose and white.

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Additional information

Weight .10 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 6″ (15cm)

Sprouts In: 10-14 days

Thinning: 12-18″ (30-45cm)

Start indoors six to eight weeks before the last frost date. Transplant after danger of frost has passed. May also be seeded directly in the garden. Keep plants evenly moist and remove faded flowers to prolong blooming.

For best germination, soak seeds in water overnight before planting.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Delphinium grandiflorum

Height: 16″ (40cm)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: perennial