Consolida ajacis 'Mauve'
In this mix
|Sow Under Cover|
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Hardy Annual
- Cutting Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- July - October, 14-16 weeks from spring sowing
- 90cm (36in)
- Common name
- Larkspur, Annual Delphinium
- Full Sun
- 30cm (12in)
- Germination can be better if seed pack is placed in freezer for one week before sowing. Sow inside February-April and lightly cover with vermiculite, or direct sow April-May and/or late August-September.
A beautiful, slaty-purple form of larkspur. Excellent garden and vase life.
Consolida are annual delphiniums which flower longer and harder than the perennial forms.
Please note: This is harmful if eaten.
Stake plants and feed twice during growth period. Add in plenty of manure before planting.