Larkspurs Delphinium Astolat (2Ltr Pot)

Larkspurs Delphinium Astolat (2Ltr Pot)

Regular price €8.95

Larkspurs Delphinium Astolat - Description

Potted Delphinium elatum 'Astolat'
Common Name: Astolat Larkspur
Other Names: None
Indoors or Outdoor: Outdoor
Size: 60-90 cm tall

Larkspurs Delphinium Astolat - Delivery

Delivery Info: We carefully package and ship our Delphinium Astolat plants to ensure they arrive in excellent condition. Expect delivery within 5-7 business days.

Larkspurs Delphinium Astolat - Characteristics

Mature Size: 60-90 cm tall, 30-45 cm wide
Evergreen or Deciduous: Deciduous
Preferred Position: Full sun to partial shade
Shape - Plant Characteristics: Upright spikes of vibrant pink, white-centered flowers Hardy or Not Hardy: Hardy
Diseases: Resistant to most common garden pests and diseases

Larkspurs Delphinium Astolat - Uses

Uses in Garden: Astolat Larkspur makes a stunning addition to cottage gardens, borders, and cut flower arrangements. Its vibrant blooms attract pollinators like butterflies and bees.

Larkspurs Delphinium Astolat - Characteristics

Preferred Planting Aspect: Full sun
Is it Frost Hardy: Yes, it's frost hardy
Fast or Slow Growing: Moderately fast-growing
Pruning Advice: After flowering, cut back the spent flower spikes to encourage a second flush of blooms. In late autumn or early spring, cut back the entire plant to a few centimeters above the ground to promote healthy new growth.

Larkspurs Delphinium Astolat - Planting Instructions

Sowing Time: Start seeds indoors in late winter or sow directly in the garden in early spring.
Instruction: Sow seeds 3mm deep in well-draining soil. Keep the soil consistently moist until seedlings emerge.
Trench Preparation Instructions: Prepare a well-draining trench in your garden soil to improve drainage for Delphinium Astolat. Ensure it's at least 30 cm deep.
Positioning of Plants: Plant your Delphinium Astolat in the prepared trench, spacing them 45-60 cm apart.
Plant Spacing: Space plants 45-60 cm apart to allow for their mature size.
Pruning Instructions: Prune back spent flower spikes for continuous blooming and cut back the entire plant in late autumn or early spring to rejuvenate growth.

Facts About Larkspurs Delphinium Astolat:

  • Delphinium Astolat produces stunning, tall spikes of pink and white flowers.
  • It's a favorite for cut flower arrangements.
  • This plant is attractive to pollinators, making it a great addition to wildlife-friendly gardens.
  • With proper care, it will return year after year, delighting your garden with its beauty.
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Delivery - 12km Radius

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We operate our own delivery service within 12km of the garden centre for €15, for this service we can deliver you any item from Windyridge. 

Outside of this radius we out source couriers, we cannot unfortunately ship a lot of bulkier items such as large pots, composts and many of our more delicate living things. 

An Post Delivery, Seeds & books - €1.50

Standard Parcel via An Post* €6.00

Local Delivery, 12km of Windyridge - €15.00

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