Delphinium nuttallianum

Delphinium nuttallianum (D. nelsonii)

Family: Buttercup (Ranunculaceae)
AKA: Dwarf Larkspur, Twolobe Larkspur, Nuttall's Larkspur
Photo taken on: May 27,2006
Location: Taylor Canyon, GV, CO
Life Zones: Foothills to montane
Habitat: Meadows

Grows to 1ft with pale lavender to deep blue flowers. It is and early bloomer and poisonous to livestock. Compare to Subalpine Larkspur.

Flora of North America reference.



Blue/Purple Long Clusters