Delphinium ‘Aurora Blue’
Years Trialed: 2001
Excellent color (3); Darker blue than ‘Centurion’, uniform; Likes cooler weather; Fall bloom this year (zone 2) – short but color looks wonderful; Tolerated heat well, short crop time.
Some disease susceptibility, 1 dark lavender, not ‘Aurora Lavender’; Short stems (zone 6b); Didn’t get these in early enough (zone 7a).
|Yield (stems/plant)||Stem Length (inches)||Market Appreciation Rating¹||Repeat Again Rating¹||Ease of Cultivation Rating¹||Average Spacing (in2)|
|Range of Responses||1-3||12-36||5||5||4-5||5||4-5||36-144|
¹1 to 5 scale, with 5 being the best. Market ratings are based on sales to wholesalers, retailers, or final consumers direct.
301 Natividad Rd.
Salinas, CA 93906