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A picture of a Ornithogalum balansae

Ornithogalum balansae

Ornithogalum balansae

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

75cm

Max

10cm

20cm

Min

5cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Ornithogalum balansae Overview

A bulbous perennial with lance-shaped, glossy mid-green basal leaves. Corymb-like racemes of white and green, cup-shaped blooms are produced in early spring.

How to propagate Ornithogalum balansae

Bulbs

Propagate by seed or offsets, in autumn for spring-flowering bulbs, in spring for summer-flowering bulbs.

Seed

Other uses of Ornithogalum balansae

Rock garden, alpine house or trough