Ornithogalum

Ornithogalum

Also known as ‘wonder-flower’ and ‘star-of-Bethlehem’, or Chincherinchee. The botanical name is from the Greek phrase 'bird's milk' - meaning something amazing. Little known group with great merit. Some of the longest lasting vase varieties available anywhere. Varieties suited to most growing zones. Easy to please, naturalizes where happy.
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Ornithogalum Balansae

Ornithogalum Balansae

$4.95

Contains: 10 large Ornithogalum bulbs

Botanical Name: Ornithogalum balansae

Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Sun

Hardiness: Zones 5-8



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Ornithogalum Umbellatum (Star of Bethlehem)

Ornithogalum Umbellatum (Star of Bethlehem)

$7.95

Contains: 20 large Ornithogalum bulbs

Botanical Name: Ornithogalum umbellatum

Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Sun

Hardiness: Zones 5-9



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