blazing star

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Synonyms for blazing star

biennial of southwestern United States having white stems and toothed leaves that is grown for its large pale yellow flowers that open in early morning

any of various North American plants of the genus Liatris having racemes or panicles of small discoid flower heads

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On Wednesday, April 8, the Women's Chamber of Commerce of Texas held its annual Stars Across Texas luncheon, honoring the achievements of Texas women business leaders and announced its 2008 Texas Business Woman of the Year and Blazing Stars winners.
Blazing stars and parsnips can be found in the parking areas.
The area grew back to what it was historically-a native prairie of waving grasses, purple blazing stars, yellow sunflowers, and light blue spring pasqueflowers.
In Missouri, some glades do resemble prairies, with plants that include big and little bluestem, Indian grass, Indian paintbrush, prairie larkspur, purple coneflower, and blazing stars.
SYDNEY has been a constellation of blazing stars over this past fortnight, but the Millennium Games now revolve around just one.