Definition of Star magnolia
1. Noun. Deciduous shrubby magnolia from Japan having fragrant white starlike flowers blooming before leaves unfold; grown as an ornamental in United States.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Star Magnolia
Literary usage of Star magnolia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. American Roadsters and Trotting Horses: Being a Sketch of the Trotting by Henry T. Helm (1878)
"... by Star of Catskill, son of Star 2:2 Brown Dick, by son of star magnolia, by Magnolia, son of Star 2: Widow Machree 2:29 Bolly Lewis 2: Star, ..."
2. The Ideal Garden by Harry Higgott Thomas (1914)
"Then the star magnolia (Magnolia stellata), a deciduous (leaf-losing) shrub that bears a profusion of white flowers in March, is worth planting in a bed, ..."