Delphinium elatum 'Connecticut Yankee'
A free-flowering hybrid in shades of blue, lavender and white. Blooms are produced from midsummer to fall on numerous heavily-branched spikes. Cut back faded bloom stalks to main stem to encourage repeat blooming. An All American Selections winner.
Prefer morning sun with afternoon shade and moist, well-drained, humus-rich, neutral to alkaline soil. This is a good variety for warm climates.
Characteristics & Attributes
Prefers well-drained, moist, humus rich soil but is tolerant of clay soils. Morning sun and afternoon shade is best. Attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds. Heavy feeders.