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Larkspur

Consolida spp.

Also known as

Knight's-Spur

2007 consolida regalis by Rl (CC-BY-SA-3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Larkspur Overview

Consolida was a genus, these plants are now considered part of the genus Symphytum.

Common problems with Larkspur

How to propagate Larkspur

Seed

You can propagate by seeds which are sown outdoors in the spring or in the early autumn in mild areas.

Other uses of Larkspur

Excellent cut or dried flowers.

Flowers - Annuals to direct sow in September

There is still time to direct sow these hardy annuals where you want them to flower next spring.

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Deer Resistant Plants

Although never fully deer proof - they are less likely to eat these.

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