Genus ornithogalum, family asparagaceae, species umbellatum. Growing from a bulb, species have linear basal leaves and a slender stalk, up to 30 cm 12 inches tall, bearing clusters off white star-shaped flowers, often striped with green. Names: Star-of-Bethlehem, Arab`s Eye, Arabian Starflower, Lesser Cape Lily

 

Star of Bethlehem flower macro ornithogalum umbellatum
© Photographer: Michelle K Wood | Agency: Dreamstime.com

 

Star of Bethlehem flower ornithogalum umbellatum
© Photographer: Michelle K Wood | Agency: Dreamstime.com

 

Ornithogalum umbellatum Star of Bethlehem flower
© Photographer: Michelle K Wood | Agency: Dreamstime.com

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