starry saxifrage

noun
small often mat-forming alpine plant having small starlike white flowers; Europe
Hypernyms: ↑saxifrage, ↑breakstone, ↑rockfoil
Member Holonyms: ↑Saxifraga, ↑genus Saxifraga

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