Delphinium grandiflorum 'Blue Butterfly'


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Dazzling deep blue blooms over dwarf, compact foliage
  • Neat and compact habit
  • Good tolerance to heat and humidity
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Rock Garden
Rock Garden
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Delphiniums can be grown in full sun or partial shade. Grown best in rich, well-drained soil  The addition of compost and granular fertilizer will result in healthier plants.

Height: 14 in
Spacing: 16 in
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Blue
Zone: 3-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $35~#1

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Rock Garden
  • Mass Planting
  • Focal Point
  • Border or Bed

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained