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A picture of a Chincherinchee


Ornithogalum conicum

Also known as

Pure White Star-Of-Bethlehem

Full Sun
Moderate care


RHS hardiness


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Chincherinchee

Ornithogalum conicum, inflorescence (Graham Duncan)
Ornithogalum conicum, growing in Kirstenbosch (Graham Duncan)

Chincherinchee Overview

A stunning, early summer-flowering, bulbous plant, with bright white flowers, with prominent yellow centres, in dense heads; a good pot plant, rockery plant and cutflower.

Special features of Chincherinchee

Pot plant