Sentence Examples with the word delphinium

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.