Delphinium elatum 'Million Dollar Blue'

MillionDollar Blue Delphinium

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

This Delphinium boasts dark green foliage which does well to compliment its flowers, making that vivid azure blue really 'POP'! Amazing in the garden, Million Dollar Blue does exceptionally well as cut flowers too, so feel free to snip those sturdy stalks and bring that touch of sky with you indoors! Zones 3-7.


More About Delphinium elatum 'Million Dollar Blue'

  • shorter than D. elatum
  • sturdy stems

Nothing does vertical interest quite like Delphinium, and Million Dollar Blue really lives up to its name! It sets out sturdy spears covered in true blue semi-double blossoms beginning in early summer and ending in early fall.


Height:

24-28 in

Spread:

1-2 ft

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

Delphinium elatum 'Million Dollar Blue' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Dried Flower
  • Mass Plant
  • Border
  • Specimen
  • Container
  • Good for Naturalizing
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Cottage Garden

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Summer

Flower Color

  • Blue
  • Lavender

Habit

  • Pyramidal
  • Upright