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  • Nearly all the species of plants which grow on these prairies are common to Europe (paeonics, Hemerocallis, asters, pinks, gentians, violets, Cypripedium, Aquilegia, Delphinium, aconites, irises and so on), but here the plants attain a much greater size; a man standing erect is often hidden by the grasses.
  • The actual harbour, which was called Delphinium, was at the mouth of the Asopus, about a mile north of the city.
  • In the violet the calycine segments are prolonged downwards beyond their insertions, and in the Indian cress (Tropaeolum) this prolongation is in the form of a spur (calcar), formed by three sepals; in Delphinium it is formed by one.
  • Delphinium Ajacis and Delphinium Consolida (Larkspurs): hardy, 3 ft., various colours.
 
 

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