Definition of starflower in English:


Syllabification: star·flow·er
Pronunciation: /ˈstärˌflou(-ə)r


  • A plant with starlike flowers, in particular.
    • a small North American woodland plant (Trientalis borealis, family Primulaceae).a star-of-Bethlehem.
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    • Evening primrose oil and starflower oil supplements can help too.
    • The small, lavender-blue pincushions of S. stellata, known as starflower, ripen into coral-like bronze seedheads, perfect for drying.
    • Other plants that fit with the same disjunct pattern are clustered lady's slipper, white shooting-star, broadleaf starflower, evergreen violet, Henderson's sedge, and crinkle-awn fescue.

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