Magic Fountains Cherry Blossom Larkspur
Delphinium 'Magic Fountains Cherry Blossom'
Delphinium 'Magic Fountains Cherry Blossom' flowers
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Plant Height: 18 inches
Flower Height: 24 inches
Spread: 12 inches
Hardiness Zone: 2a
Group/Class: Magic Fountains Series
Magic Fountains Cherry Blossom Larkspur features bold spikes of shell pink flowers with buttery yellow eyes rising above the foliage from early to mid summer. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It's deeply cut lobed leaves remain dark green in colour throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.
Magic Fountains Cherry Blossom Larkspur is an herbaceous perennial with a rigidly upright and towering form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other garden plants with less refined foliage.
This perennial will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should be cut back in late fall in preparation for winter. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies, bees and hummingbirds to your yard. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;
Magic Fountains Cherry Blossom Larkspur is recommended for the following landscape applications;
- Mass Planting
- General Garden Use
- Border Edging
- Container Planting
Magic Fountains Cherry Blossom Larkspur will grow to be about 18 inches tall at maturity extending to 24 inches tall with the flowers, with a spread of 12 inches. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 10 years.
This perennial should only be grown in full sunlight. It prefers to grow in average to moist conditions, and shouldn't be allowed to dry out. It is not particular as to soil type or pH. It is somewhat tolerant of urban pollution. This plant can be propagated by division.
This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid.