Ornithogalum umbellatum

Common star of Bethlehem

0,3 m. 0,98 f.
Family: Hyacinthaceae / Liliaceae

Genus: Ornithogalum

The name Ornithogalum is derived from the Greek words "ornis" meaning bird and "gala" meaning milk. Perennial, bulbous plants, with linear leaves and star-shaped, white flowers.
They grow in full sun and moderately moist, drained soils.
Plant in flowerpots, rock gardens and groups.
Propagated by bulblets.
No disease problems.
Latin name: Ornithogalum umbellatum
Green leaves and white flowers in spring.