My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“Anytime students are talking with their families about what they're learning, that really pleases me.”
Humanities Assistant Professor Margaret Wiley

175th Celebration

In 2012 the college celebrated 175 years as an institution of teaching and learning. Visit the 175th website for more information and to view photos of the events.

Delphinium parishii
Ranunculaceae

Height: Up to 4"

Leaves: 3" long and green. They have narrow lobes with sharp points. They grow at the base of the stem.

Flowers/Fruit: In bloom February to May. 1" long and light blue to purplish depending on its location. There are 4 petals with a backward pointing spur. They are clustered in unequal pairs.

Form/Habitat: Below 7,500'. Found on gravelly plains and washes.


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