star of Texas
Definition of star of Texas
: an annual or biennial composite herb (Xanthium texanum) common in the prairie regions of the southern U.S. and also cultivated that has alternate leaves, yellow flower heads solitary or in pairs, and involucral bracts with a whitish margin
Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of star of texas
Texas, southwestern state of the U.S.
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up star of Texas? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).