Taxon  Report   2639    
Delphinium gracilentum  Greene
Meadow larkspur,  Pine forest larkspur
Delphinium gracilentum
© 2016 John Doyen
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Delphinium gracilentum
© 2004 George W. Hartwell
Delphinium gracilentum
© 2004 George W. Hartwell
Delphinium gracilentum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Delphinium gracilentum
© 2016 John Doyen
Genus: Delphinium
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland

Toxicity: MAJOR

Habitat: meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Delphinium greenei
PLANTS: Delphinium patens ssp. greenei
PLANTS: Delphinium pratense
More information about  Delphinium gracilentum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).