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    • dwarf larkspur
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    • Delphinium tricorne

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Recent observations

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dwarf larkspur Delphinium tricorne

Observer

lepalot

Date

April 18, 2016

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dwarf larkspur Delphinium tricorne

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christig

Date

April 25, 2016 08:40 AM EDT

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dwarf larkspur Delphinium tricorne

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kirstine_brown

Date

April 19, 2016

Place

Maywoods (Google, OSM)

Description

About 6 inches tall with erect stalk holding flowers. Deeply lobed long sprouting basal leaves. Raceme of dark purple flowers with 5 petal like sepals. The upper sepals forms a long nectar spur.

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EKY

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dwarf larkspur Delphinium tricorne

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beckybloomfield

Date

April 3, 2016

Description

Stem softly herbaceous; flowers blue-violate, the lower petal not bifid; follicles spreading; pistils 3-5; petals 4, the 2 upper spurred.

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EKY

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dwarf larkspur Delphinium tricorne

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theonlyamalee

Date

April 26, 2016 11:59 AM EDT

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dwarf larkspur Delphinium tricorne

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layla

Date

April 24, 2016

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dwarf larkspur Delphinium tricorne

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lepalot

Date

April 25, 2016

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dwarf larkspur Delphinium tricorne

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amlambert11

Date

April 24, 2016 07:38 AM CDT

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dwarf larkspur Delphinium tricorne

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evan8

Date

April 16, 2016 12:53 PM CDT

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dwarf larkspur Delphinium tricorne

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bluesarracenia

Date

April 24, 2016 10:31 AM CDT

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dwarf larkspur Delphinium tricorne

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eric_hunt

Date

April 24, 2016 12:45 PM CDT

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dwarf larkspur Delphinium tricorne

Date

April 5, 2016

Description

Small to medium herbaceous plant; palmately deeply lobed leaves; spurred, blue or white flowers; fleshy stem up to 30 cm tall;

Tags

EKY
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Description from Wikipedia

Delphinium tricorne is a perennial flowering plant, known also by the common name dwarf larkspur, in the family Ranunculaceae. It sends up long, stringy thin stems with few leaves and bears attractive flowers in shades of blue. It is found throughout the eastern United States and in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. D. tricorne is one of the Delphinium species mentioned by Chesnut in an old report in connection with livestock poisoning in the United...

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Conservation Summary

  • Chicago Wilderness, US
    Rare (Source: Plants of Concern)
  • NC Coastal Plain, NC, US
    W6-coastal plain (Source: North Carolina Natural Heritage Program)
    Watch List: Regionally rare in the NC Coastal Plain. Includes species which are rare in one region of North Carolina, while being uncommon to abundant within another region. These regional rarities, generally within-state disjuncts, are significant for protection of genetic variation and long-term viability of species.
No range data available.
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