The larkspur is the July birth flower. It means lightness and levity. The larkspur is a tall flower and is a variety of delphinium. It is a prized cut flower and flowers between June and September. It is poisonous to livestock.
one of the classic symbols of alchemy - the green lion devouring the sun. As with most of the striking, and to the modern mind, somewhat 'surreal' images which populate these works, they have a bewildering range of possible meanings. Alchemy and Magik