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Spiked star of Bethlehem

Ornithogalum pyrenaicum

Also known as

Bath asparagus, Prussian asparagus

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

20cm

60cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Spiked star of Bethlehem Overview

A bulbous perennial from Southern Europe. Bears lance-shaped to linear, pale yellow green striped leaves and yellow green flowers.

How to propagate Spiked star of Bethlehem

Seed

Propagate by seed in autumn or spring.

Other uses of Spiked star of Bethlehem

Borders, rock gardens, flower arranging