larkspur larkspur  /ˈlɑrk ˌspɜr/


  • (n) any of numerous cultivated plants of the genus Delphinium


  1. Their bouquets were of larkspur, butterfly roses and purple orchids.
  2. The victor preens on hind legs, surveying a domain where shoots of bluebunch wheatgrass, Idaho fescue and larkspur have begun to sprout.
  3. O'Keeffe's huge flowers include jack-in-the-pulpits, hollyhocks, larkspur, the 3-by-2-ft.


  1. Hike of the week: Royal views from King Mountain in Larkspur

    Take in the best views of Larkspur on a 5-mile hike that circles the crown of King Mountain, descends into Baltimore Canyon and concludes with a walk through the lovely hamlet's downtown.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Marin Independent Journal

  2. Ferry officials look at how to charge for parking at Larkspur terminal

    Golden Gate Ferry officials are looking at ways to begin charging for parking at the Larkspur Ferry Terminal, possibly as soon as this fall.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Marin Independent Journal

  3. Larkspur Station Area Plan CAC meeting

    The Larkspur Citizens Advisory Committee will meet Monday, June 17, to discuss implementation strategies for the draft Station Area Plan. Included in the strategies are funding sources for infrastruct
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Twin Cities Times

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