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Ornithogalum nutans L., Sp. Pl. 308. 1753. R.R. Stewart, Ann. Cat. Vasc. P. W. Pak. Kashm. 56. 1972; Zahar. In Tutin et al., Fl. Europ. 5: 40.1980; Cullen in P. H. Davis, Fl. Turk. 8: 243. 1984.


Ornithogalum nutans

Credit: Brian Mathew

An ornamental plant, propagated by offsets. Plant up to 65 cm. Leaves linear c. 65 cm long, 6-15 mm broad. Flowers c. 5.0 cm across, in few flowered 1-sided racemes. Tepals 15-31 mm, white, green outside with white margins. Cultivated widely in Europe and sometimes naturalized; cultivated and an escape in the Kashmir valley.

Fl.Per.: March-May.


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