Taxon  Report   2671 
Delphinium polycladon  Eastw.
Mountain marsh larkspur
Delphinium polycladon
© 1998 Larry Blakely
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Delphinium polycladon, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Delphinium polycladon
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Genus: Delphinium
Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Delphinium luporum
PLANTS: Delphinium scopulorum var. luporum
More information about  Delphinium polycladon
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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:   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2016).

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