Ranunculaceae
Delphinium nudicaule

CañOn Delphinium

Erect stems branched in upper section. Leaves on lower part of stem, shiny, nearly round, divided into 3–10 lobes. Flowers on 1/2–3 in. stalks, scarlet to orange-red, occasionally dull yellow, facing outward; spur straight, 1/2–1 in. long. Grows in lightly shaded woods, moist rocky slopes, from coast to high elevations.

  • Rarity: Locally Common
  • Flowering Time: Late Spring, Early Summer
  • Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Height: 1--4 feet
  • Habitat: Coastal, Vernal Wet, West-Side Forest
  • Found In: Siskiyous, Along Rogue River
  • Native: Yes