Brief Description: Herbaceous, annual plant with upright, ramified sprout, 15-40 cm high. Base leaves with linear-oblong parts, numerous sprout leaves, with narrow linear parts. Sparse inflorescences, racemes. Purple-violet or occasionally rosy flowers, with straight or slightly curved stem. The fruit is follicle, oblong-ovate, hairy. 
Bibliography: Εκδοτική Αθηνών 1983. Εκπαιδευτική Ελληνική Εγκυκλοπαίδεια, Τόμος 10, Φυτολογία. Αθήνα. Strid A. 2002. Consolida (DC.) S.F. Gray In: Strid A. & Tan K. (eds) Flora Hellenica 2: 21-25. Rueggell. 
Particular Features: Genus Consolida includes some species that are cultivated as ornamentals and are known with the common name larkspur. 
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