or wild flow·er
- the flower of a plant that normally grows in fields, forests, etc., without deliberate cultivation.
- the plant itself.
Origin of wildflower
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Examples from the Web for wildflower
“I always want to be a sort of bad-ass, and I always come out smelling like a wildflower,” she told me.Judy Collins's New Book: Suicide, Alcoholism, Nude Photos, and More
December 3, 2011
But it was only an innocent autumn wildflower, perilously blooming.Mr. Prohack
E. Arnold Bennett
Quite in contrast to this wildflower is a potted plant, of whom Cooper is almost equally fond.A History of American Literature
Percy H. Boynton
He picks a wildflower nudging its face through calloused stone and watches the juice break onto forward skin.The Land of Look Behind
Paul Cameron Brown
"If you know anything simpler than a wildflower, I'd like to be shown it," retorted Blue Bonnet.Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party
C. E. Jacobs
Here is more "May-flower" or marsh marigold; let us take some; it will make a bright show in our wildflower cluster.