Yellow Star Grass (Hypoxis hirsuta)
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Other common names: Common Goldstar, Yellow Stargrass
Family: Amaryllidaceae (Amaryllis)
Height: 0.25 to 0.5 ft.
Blooms: April to September
Leaf Type: smooth
Bloom Size: 0.75 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Individual flowers, Regular blooms, 6 parts
Location: Allegheny Highlands Trail
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We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.