Ornithogalum pyrenaicum, 12 of 12

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Spiked Star-of-Bethlehem

Monocots (Monocotyledons)
Family: Asparagus family
Asparagaceae (was Liliaceae)

I have grown this plant for many years,. It is gaining strength but hasn't flowered yet. The leaves shown are amazingly limpid and just push along at soil level.
02 July 2010
Category: Cultivated plants
British Isles status: native

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Photographer: J R Crellin

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02/07/2010 16:26:13
1/60 sec - F/7.1
Lens: 105mm f/2.8 G VR
Sensitivity: ISO 800
Depth of field: 0.04 m (1.10 - 1.14)
Light value: 8.6

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