Content tagged with "larkspur"

Carolina Larkspur (Prairie Larkspur)

Photo of Carolina larkspur plants with flowers
Small blue, lavender, or white flowers shaped like cornucopias dance along the tall stems of this Carolina larkspur, which grows in prairies and grasslands. More

Carolina Larkspur (Prairie Larkspur)

Photo of Carolina larkspur plants with flowers
Delphinium carolinianum
Small blue, lavender, or white flowers shaped like cornucopias dance along the tall stems of this Carolina larkspur, which grows in prairies and grasslands. More

Dwarf Larkspur

Photo of dwarf larkspur flowers with leaf
The flowers of dwarf larkspur are irregular, with 5 showy, petal-like sepals; the true petals are reduced to inconsequential appendages. One sepal extends backward, forming a long spur. The flowers can be shades of blue, violet, and white. It blooms April-June. Leaves are few, shaped like an outstretched hand, and deeply divided into linear segments. More

Dwarf Larkspur

Photo of dwarf larkspur flowering stalk
Dwarf larkspur is a single-stemmed perennial with an upright flower stalk bearing racemes of bluish-purple flowers. Like other larkspurs, there is a spurlike appendage behind each flower. More

Dwarf Larkspur

Photo of dwarf larkspur flowers with leaf
Delphinium tricorne
Dwarf larkspur is a single-stemmed perennial with an upright flower stalk bearing racemes of bluish-purple flowers. Like other larkspurs, there is a spurlike appendage behind each flower. More