any of several plants having starlike flowers, as the star-of-Bethlehem or a plant belonging to the genus Trientalis of the primrose family.

1620–30; star + flower Unabridged
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starflower (ˈstɑːˌflaʊə)
any of several plants with starlike flowers, esp the star-of-Bethlehem

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Typical herbs are wild sarsaparilla, big-leaved aster, and starflower.
Starflower has small pink-white flowers with yellow centers.
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