Taxon: Delphinium cardinale Hook.

Genus: Delphinium
Family: Ranunculaceae
  Subfamily: Ranunculoideae
      Tribe: Delphinieae
Nomen number: 13417
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 81: t. 4887. 1855
Name Verified on: 09-Jan-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Jan-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Gene sources: ornamental features (fide F NAmer)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja California
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Munz, P. A. A flora of southern California. 1974 (F SCalif)
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. 1959 (F CalifMunz)
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. 1964 (F SonorDes)
  • Wiggins, I. L. Flora of Baja California. 1980 (F Baja)

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