Taxon  Report   2667 
Delphinium patens  Benth.
spreading larkspur, zigzag larkspur
Delphinium patens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations



Bloom Period
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Southern Oak Woodland
Habitat: canyons [Walker]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Delphinium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Delphinium patens ssp. hepaticoideum
Delphinium patens ssp. montanum
Delphinium patens ssp. patens
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Delphinium patens  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (DEPA3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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 24, 2014).

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