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paper white, Narcissus papyraceus(noun)
a daffodil having star-shaped white blossoms; often grown indoors to bloom in the winter
Narcissus papyraceus, one of a few species known as "Paperwhite," is a perennial bulbous plant native to the Mediterranean region. The white flowers are borne in bunches and are strongly fragrant. It is frequently grown as a house plant, often forced to flower at Christmas. Paperwhites are part of the Narcissus genus which includes plants known as daffodils.
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