CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record delphinium_purpusii - Tue, Nov. 30, 2021 03:35 ET c
Delphinium purpusii
common namerose-flowered larkspur
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Unknown © 1971 CNPS  Follow image link for photo data.
life formperennial herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.3
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.3: Not very endangered in California
state rank
S3      ranking system key
global rank
G3     G3: 21-80 occurrences or 3,000-10,000 individuals OR 10,000-50,000 acres
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (20):
Mount Adelaide (238B) 3511846, Rio Bravo Ranch (239A) 3511847, Walker Pass (259A) 3511861, Onyx (259B) 3511862, Weldon (260A) 3511863, Lake Isabella North (260B) 3511864, Lake Isabella South (260C) 3511854, Woolstalf Creek (260D) 3511853, Alta Sierra (261A) 3511865, Democrat Hot Springs (261C) 3511856, Miracle Hot Springs (261D) 3511855, Pine Mountain (262D) 3511857, Fairview (284B) 3511884, Kernville (284C) 3511874, Durrwood Creek (307C) 3611814, Sentinel Peak (308D) 3611815, Springville (309A) 3611827, Kern Lake (330C) 3611834, Moses Mountain (331C) 3611836, Dennison Peak (332D) 3611837
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Kern (KRN), Tulare (TUL)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Chaparral (Chprl)
•Cismontane woodland (CmWld)
•Pinyon and juniper woodland (PJWld)/rocky, often carbonate
blooming period (Mar),Apr-May   Months in parentheses are uncommon.
elevation range300 - 1340 meters
Precise location and endangerment information needed. Historical occurrences need field surveys. See Botanical Gazette 27:444 (1899) for original description.
full nameDelphinium purpusii Bdg.
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  DEPU Element Code  PDRAN0B1G0
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Tue, Nov. 30, 2021 from

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