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Ornithogalum (Pack of 5)
Ornithogalum (Pack of 5) Ornithogalum
Ornithogalum has distinctive star-shaped white flowers with contrasting black eyes sat in a cluster of spikes. 
Also known as The Star of Bethlehem, Ornithogalum is low maintenance and great for planting in pots for a showy display with it;s tall clumps of multiple crowns that improve year on year. 
Plant in Spring for summer flowering. 
 
 

How to plant Ornithogalum

  • Plant your Ornithogalum bulbs in Spring once the last frosts have passed.
  • Plant in pots or borders, in full sun or partial shade.   
  • Plant your bulbs 15-20cm deep and space the bulbs 15-20cm apart.
  • Plant with the point end up.
  • Water in after planting and water regularly during active growth period.

Description

Ornithogalum has distinctive star-shaped white flowers with contrasting black eyes sat in a cluster of spikes. 
Also known as The Star of Bethlehem, Ornithogalum is low maintenance and great for planting in pots for a showy display with it;s tall clumps of multiple crowns that improve year on year. 
Plant in Spring for summer flowering. 
 
 

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Planting & Growing Instructions

How to plant Ornithogalum

  • Plant your Ornithogalum bulbs in Spring once the last frosts have passed.
  • Plant in pots or borders, in full sun or partial shade.   
  • Plant your bulbs 15-20cm deep and space the bulbs 15-20cm apart.
  • Plant with the point end up.
  • Water in after planting and water regularly during active growth period.

Care Instructions

How to care for Ornithogalum

  • Keep well hydrated during active growth period. 
  • Mulch over for winter. 
  • If in a frost prone area, lift your bulbs and store over winter and replant the following spring.
£7.00

Ornithogalum (Pack of 5)

Chinkerinchee, The Star Of Bethlehem, Giant Ornothagalum
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Specification
Also known as: Chinkerinchee, The Star Of Bethlehem, Giant Ornothagalum
Genus: Ornithogalum saundersiae
Colours: White
Aspect: Full Sun / Partial Shade
Height: 80-90 cm / 32-36"
Planting period: Spring (March to April)
Soil Type: Fertile, well-drained
Bulb Size: 22cm+
Hardiness: Semi-Hardy - Mulch over winter
Shipping est: Available to pre-order soon for delivery in Spring 2022
Delivery time: Spring delivery (Feb 2022)
Suitable for containers: Yes
Scented: Yes
Border Position: Middle/Back
SKU SKU18065
  • Description
    Ornithogalum has distinctive star-shaped white flowers with contrasting black eyes sat in a cluster of spikes. 
    Also known as The Star of Bethlehem, Ornithogalum is low maintenance and great for planting in pots for a showy display with it;s tall clumps of multiple crowns that improve year on year. 
    Plant in Spring for summer flowering. 
     
     
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  • Planting & Growing Instructions

    How to plant Ornithogalum

    • Plant your Ornithogalum bulbs in Spring once the last frosts have passed.
    • Plant in pots or borders, in full sun or partial shade.   
    • Plant your bulbs 15-20cm deep and space the bulbs 15-20cm apart.
    • Plant with the point end up.
    • Water in after planting and water regularly during active growth period.
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