Delphinium


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Delphinium

a genus of the plant family Ranunculaceae which includes the domesticated plants, delphinium and larkspur. One of the commonest causes of plant poisoning in North America.
They contain forty different diterpenoid alkaloids of which methyllycaconitine is believed the major toxic principle. Cause uneasiness, stiff gait, straddled posture and sudden collapse. Animals may die from respiratory paralysis or inhalation of regurgitated ruminal contents.
Include D. andersonii, D. barbeyi, D. brownii, D. geyeri, D. glaucum, D. glauscens, D. nelsonii (D. bicolor, D. menziesii), D. nuttallianum, D. occidentale (D. cucullatum, D. scopulorum), D. parryi, D. ramosum (D. elongatum), D. recurvatum (D. hesperium), D. robustum, D. tricorne, D. trolliform, D. vestitum, D. virescens (D. camporum).
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For big, bold blooms choose hydrangea and delphinium.
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To create a stunning backdrop, try the large flowering, rich blue Delphinium Volkerfrieden, accompanied by the Hemerocallis, Chicago Royal Robe that provides colour all summer with its burgundy and yellow petals.
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