Latin name: Asphodeline lutea

Yellow asphodel

1 m. 3,28 f.
Family: Asphodelaceae / Lilliaceae

Genus: Asphodeline

Rhizomatous, hernaceous perennials with elongated, linear, grass-like leaves and yellow or white, star-shaped flowers, borne in late spring and early summer.
Photophilous (sun-loving) species, with small requirements in water. They do well even in poor, rocky but well drained soils.
Use in rock gardens.
Propagated by division in early spring.
Latin name: Asphodeline lutea
Main variety of the species with yellow flowers, that is often found in the Greek countryside.