Calflora
Taxon  Report   2680    
Delphinium variegatum  Torr. & A. Gray  ssp. kinkiense  (Munz) M. J. Warnock
Royal larkspur,  San clemente island larkspur
Delphinium variegatum ssp. kinkiense
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Delphinium variegatum ssp. kinkiense
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Delphinium variegatum ssp. kinkiense
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Delphinium variegatum ssp. kinkiense, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Delphinium kinkiense
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.

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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Delphinium variegatum ssp. kinkiense
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
Communities: Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub

Toxicity: MAJOR

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS: Delphinium kinkiense
More information about  Delphinium variegatum ssp. kinkiense
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (DEVAK)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 11, 2018).

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