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larkspur


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Larkspur  \Lark"spur\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  A  genus  of  ranunculaceous  plants  ({Delphinium}),  having  showy 
  flowers,  and  a  spurred  calyx.  They  are  natives  of  the  North 
  Temperate  zone.  The  commonest  larkspur  of  the  gardens  is  {D. 
  Consolida}.  The  flower  of  the  bee  larkspur  ({D.  elatum})  has 
  two  petals  bearded  with  yellow  hairs,  and  looks  not  unlike  a 
  bee. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  larkspur 
  n  :  any  of  numerous  cultivated  plants  of  the  genus  Delphinium 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Larkspur,  CA  (city,  FIPS  40438) 
  Location:  37.94115  N,  122.52915  W 
  Population  (1990):  11070  (5966  housing  units) 
  Area:  8.1  sq  km  (land),  0.3  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  94939 
  Larkspur,  CO  (town,  FIPS  43550) 
  Location:  39.18162  N,  104.89599  W 
  Population  (1990):  232  (96  housing  units) 
  Area:  11.4  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  80118 




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