Delphinium ‘Magic Fountains Pure White’ (Magic Fountains Series)
Delphinium ‘Magic Fountains Pure White’, Delphinium elatum ‘Magic Fountains Pure White’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Magic Fountains Pure White’ _ ‘Magic Fountains Pure White’ is an upright, clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with deeply lobed, dark green leaves and erect racemes of semi-double, white flowers in summer.
Upright, Erect flower stem, Clump-forming
All parts of the plant may cause severe discomfort if ingested. Contact with sap may cause skin irritation.
White in Summer
Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Caterpillars , Slugs , Snails , Leaf-mining sawflies
Black blotch of Delphinium , Crown rot , Powdery mildew
Deadhead by cutting spent flower spikes back to small flowering side shoots. Cut back to ground level after foliage has died back in autumn.
Divide every 3-4 years to maintain vigour. Take basal cuttings in early spring.
Basal cuttings, Division
WHERE TO GROW
Delphinium ‘Magic Fountains Pure White’ (Magic Fountains Series) (Delphinium ‘Magic Fountains Pure White’) will reach a height of 0.9m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.
Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders
Grow in a fertile, well-drained soil in a sheltered, sunny site. In growth, apply liquid feed every 2 weeks. May be short-lived in hot, humid conditions. Cut back if infected with powdery mildew. Thin shoots for stronger flowers spikes. Stake in spring.
Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Well-drained, Moist but well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Partial Shade, Full Sun