Perennial

Delphinium Delgenius™ 'Shelby'

Shelby Bee Delphinium

  • Multi-branching stems
  • Lavender spires of double flowers bloom in Summer
  • Attracts butterflies
  • Attracts hummingbirds
  • Deer resistant
  • Reblooming

A cutting gardener's dream! Well-branched strong sturdy stems shoot up from a frilly mound of green foliage. Tall spires of double lavender flowers bloom in early summer and continue till fall. Large flowers attract butterflies and hummingbirds!

Better genetics from plant breeder Bart Noordhuis produces Bee Delphiniums with excellent disease resistance, increased hardiness, and multiple branching stems - which means it is great for cutting gardens. Deer resistant!

Cold Tolerant
Cold Tolerant
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Container
Container
Summer Bloomer
Summer Bloomer
Full Sun
Full Sun
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Average Water
Average Water
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained

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