Taxon  Report   2647 
Delphinium hesperium  A. Gray
foothill larkspur, western larkspur
Delphinium hesperium, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Bloom Period
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes, ridges [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Delphinium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Delphinium hesperium ssp. cuyamacae
Delphinium hesperium ssp. hesperium
Delphinium hesperium ssp. pallescens
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Delphinium hesperium  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (DEHE)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 19, 2014).

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