July Birth Flower
The larkspur is the July birth flower. It means lightness and levity. The larkspur is a tall flower and is a variety of delphinium. It is a prized cut flower and flowers between June and September. It is poisonous to livestock.
The larkspur is an old favorite for the garden as it provides tall, beautiful spike flowers. The spikes of flowers are one to two feet tall. Larkspur is an annual variety of the perennial delphinum. Larkspur is easy to grow and comes in a variety of colors.
Scarlet larkspur occurs naturally in coastal sage. Orange larkspur can be found growing in and around canyons. Baker's Larkspur is a very rare variety of larkspur. Experts won't even let anyone know the last remaining locations! Blue larkspur is a perennial variety found all over the southeastern United States.