star saxifrage

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n star saxifrage small often mat-forming alpine plant having small starlike white flowers; Europe
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Usage

In literature:

The white stars of the saxifrage appeared in the woods; the white daisies were in the grass.
"Macleod of Dare" by William Black
The ground was starred with wood-anemones, oxlips, violets, cuckoo-flowers, and in damp places with green-golden saxifrage.
"Combed Out" by Fritz August Voigt
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