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Ornithogallum juncifolium

Rush-leaved Star of Bethlehem

grass-like leaves, faintly fragrant, suitable for an indigenous meadow planting

Plant Type:

General Size: small

Flowering Time: autumn | spring | summer | winter

Flowering Colour: white

Specifications: fragrant | frost resistant | semi shade | summer | waterwise

Description

Grass like bulb with ribbed, twisted leaves that stand 10 – 40 cm tall. If they are growing in the shade, the leaves are much longer than those growing in the sun. The flower spike of white flowers is also often twisted and they are faintly fragrant. It is lovely planted as a meadow with various bulbs planted in between.