Ornithogalum thyrsoides grow and care – herbaceous geophyte of the genus Ornithogalum also known as Star of Bethlehem flower or Chinkerinchee, Ornithogalum thyrsoides perennial deciduous plant also used as ornamental cut flower fragrance plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 6-10 (possible to keep the bulb in the soil) 4-7 (possible to keep the bulb over the winter indoor).
Leaves color green in linear shape and grow from the bulb.
Star of Bethlehem flower
Flower color white in the middle there is darker spot, the flower shape it’s like star with 6 elliptic petals, the flowers grow on stalk.
Ornithogalum thyrsoides for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Ornithogalum thyrsoides growing and care:
Dry summer (or take the bulb out of the ground), well-drained soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Poisonous bulb Spring in cold climate – Autumn / Winter in hot climate Recommended planting season? ? Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Summer How to prune: Dead leaves and bloom stalk and in the end of the season all Size of the plant? 20-40cm, 8-16 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Winter / Spring Bloom season: General information about the flower: Flower shape it’s like star with 6 elliptic petals, the flowers grow on stalk, color of the flower white Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Winter flowers Flower colors Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Deciduous Geophyte Herbaceous Plant Uses Floristry Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9