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Del·phin·i·um a·ja·cis

(del-fin'ē-ŭm ă-jā'sis),
A species of plant (family Ranuculaceae) containing the alkaloids ajacine and ajaconine; the dried ripe seeds have been used externally as a parasiticide in pediculosis; rarely used now because of its toxicity.
Synonym(s): larkspur
[G. delphinion, larkspur]

larkspur

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For more information, or to book the property's new Park & Fly Package, guests can visit the Larkspur Landing South San Francisco website, or call the hotel directly at 650-827-1515.
Considered rare when it was first formally described in the late 1930s, Baker's larkspur has only been known to exist in three locations--one in Sonoma County and two in Marin County.
Scobie Breasley, who had guided Larkspur to success in the Epsom Classic, was replaced in the saddle by fellow Australian Neville Sellwood, but they could manage only fourth.
Yellow larkspur makes a spectacular horticultural subject, especially in a rock garden, as long as it is kept dry during the summer for its natural dormancy period.
Designed to feel like an understated, elegant hotel, the Yogastudio Larkspur Landing "lobby" houses a boutique, cozy seating area, complimentary tea, service desk, changing rooms and showers.
As the Larkspur site is currently built to capacity, a new artisan can only get space at the festival after an existing artisan departs -- and only 5% leave each year.
Scientists noted during several grazing studies that "gluttonous consumption" of a poisonous weed known as larkspur could be linked to summer storms.
The New Home Company Announces Agreement to Begin Much Anticipated Rose Garden Project in Larkspur
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com)-- Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, the North Bay's largest and most successful real estate brokerage, announced today that it is expanding its Marin County operations with the opening of an office in Larkspur.