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blazing star

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Definition of blazing star in English:

noun

Any of a number of North American plants, some of which are cultivated for their flowers, in particular:
Example sentences
  • In Missouri, some glades do resemble prairies, with plants that include big and little bluestem, Indian grass, Indian paintbrush, prairie larkspur, purple coneflower, and blazing stars.
  • By the time of the first prescribed burn, Heller's blazing star, another declining species within the same habitat, had been listed as threatened.
  • Showing off in autumn are blazing star, bristleleaf chaffhead, goldcrest, redroot, two kinds of native sunflower, woolly sunbonnets, and several species of yellow-eyed grasses.

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