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Tall, straight stems hold the flowers above the foliage and nearby perennials. These same stems, combined with an incredibly long vase life and sweet fragrance, moves Arabicum to the front of the line for florists. Here's your chance to grow your own.
This flowers is commonly known as Star of Bethlehem, as is its cousin, Ornithogalum umbellatum. Confusing, yep.
|Botanical Name:||Ornithogalum Arabicum|
|Common Name:||Arabian starflower, Arab's eye flower, Lesser cape lily, Star of Bethlehem|
|Growing Zones:||Zones 8-10|
|Sun/Shade:||Full to partial sun|
|Flower Color:||White with black bead-like centers|
|Plant/Bulb Size:||14/15 cm in circumference|
|Bloom Timing:||Early to mid summer|
|Pkg. Count:||10 robust bulbs|
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