star grass

noun

Definition of star grass

  1. 1 :  any of a genus (Hypoxis of the family Hypoxidaceae) of grasslike perennial herbs with small star-shaped white or yellow flowers

  2. 2 :  either of two colicroots (Aletris farinosa and A. aurea)

1687

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1687

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