How to use Delphiniums in a sentence
Delphiniums can be made to bloom for several months by continually cutting off the spikes immediately after they have done flowering.
The same might be done with dianthuses or the larger narcissi in the second row, with paeonies, columbines and phloxes in the third, and with delphiniums, aconitums and some of the taller yellow composites as helianthus and rudbeckia at the back.
He nodded slowly and glanced at the bunch of blue delphiniums I had taken him from the wholesale flower stalls around 27th Street.
Gray leaved plants like Santolina, lavender and Artemesia contrast beautifully with bright blue delphiniums and purple and white hardy geraniums.
The many varieties of plants include an impressive display of delphiniums arranged in groups around the border.Advertisement
You could choose to add a few violet or indigo delphiniums to your bouquet if your dress has a deep violet panel sweeping down the back, for example.