Ornithogalum umbellatum


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Related to Ornithogalum umbellatum: Ornithogalum thyrsoides
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Noun1.Ornithogalum umbellatum - common Old World herb having grasslike leaves and clusters of star-shaped white flowers with green stripesOrnithogalum umbellatum - common Old World herb having grasslike leaves and clusters of star-shaped white flowers with green stripes; naturalized in the eastern United States
star-of-Bethlehem - any of several perennial plants of the genus Ornithogalum native to the Mediterranean and having star-shaped flowers
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Exploring eight "solar" flowers, "which observe a determinate time in opening and shutting," Smith constructs mini-narratives based on the flowers' names, physical traits, and natural environments, so that the Nymphcva alba or white water lily becomes a "modest" "virgin" "cradled on the dimpling tide," while the Ornithogalum umbellatum or Bethlem-star is "[p]ale as a pensive cloister'd nun" that responds to "vesper gales.
Aislamiento de los microorganismos cultivables de la rizosfera de Ornithogalum umbellatum y evaluacion del posible efecto biocontrolador en dos patogenos del suelo.
Ornithogalum umbellatum L; Common Star-of-Bethlehem; Seasonal wet area east of Nature Center; Rare; (* #); C = 0; 11624.