Taxon  Report   2656    
Delphinium nuttallianum  Pritz.
Low larkspur,  Meadow larkspur, Nuttall's larkspur
Delphinium nuttallianum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Delphinium
Toxicity: MAJOR

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Serpentine affinity: 1.4; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Delphinium nuttallianum var. fulvum
JEF + PLANTS: Delphinium nuttallianum var. levicaule
JEF: Delphinium pauciflorum
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More information about  Delphinium nuttallianum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 28, 2020).