Menzies larkspur

noun

Men·​zies larkspur
ˈmenzēz-,
-eŋə̇s-,
ˈmiŋə̇s-
: a low larkspur (Delphinium menziesii) of western North America, having brownish yellow flowers with blue veins on the petals and being poisonous to stock

Word History

Etymology

after Archibald Menzies

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“Menzies larkspur.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Menzies%20larkspur. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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