Taxon profile


Kittitas Larkspur
Delphinium multiplex (Ewan) C.L. Hitchc.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Ranunculales »  family Ranunculaceae »  genus Delphinium - larkspur


This plant grows in vernally moist meadows and streams which dry by mid summer (July).


This plant is endemic to the foothills on the east side of the Cascades in Washington State, USA - primarily limited to the Wenatchee and Manastash Mountains in Chelan, Kittitas and Chelan counties.
Author: Ken Boettger

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Delphinium multiplex (Ewan) C.L. Hitchc.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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