Definition of starflower
: any of several plants having star-shaped pentamerous flowers; especially : any of a genus (Trientalis, especially T. borealis) of perennial herbs of the primrose family
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Late spring is time for the white bells of salal, intermingled with uncurling fronds of new ferns, and one of my favorites: tiny starflowers, with their single pinkish-white, seven-pointed star shining from a cluster of deep green leaves.
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