Taxon  Report   2676    
Delphinium uliginosum  Curran
Swamp larkspur
Delphinium uliginosum
© 2010 Vernon Smith
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Delphinium uliginosum
© 2012 Vernon Smith
Delphinium uliginosum
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Delphinium uliginosum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Delphinium uliginosum
© 2016 Jason Matthias Mills
Genus: Delphinium
Communities: Chaparral, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Toxicity: MAJOR

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Serpentine affinity: 5.7; (strict endemic)

Habitat: seeps

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Delphinium uliginosum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 20, 2019).