Taxon  Report   2654 
Delphinium luteum  A.A. Heller
Yellow larkspur
Delphinium luteum
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Delphinium luteum
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Delphinium luteum
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Delphinium luteum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Rare and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.

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Delphinium luteum
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Delphinium
Communities:
Coastal Prairie, Chaparral, Northern Coastal Scrub
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Delphinium luteum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 31, 2016).

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