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Family: HYACINTHACEAE 

 Ornithogalum suaveolens
 
  
Author:  Nicolaas Joseph von Jacquin 1789
Family:  Hyacinthaceae
Habitat:  South Africa, Namibia
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Minimum-Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  2,5 centimetres
Height:  10-50 centimetres
Flower:  Yellow/Green
Reproduction:  Seeds/Bulbs
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Ornithogalum breviscapum Leight. Ornithogalum namaquanum U. Müll.-Doblies & D. Müll.-Doblies 1996. Ornithogalum roodiae Phillips.
   This member of the Hyacinthaceae family was described by Nicolaas Joseph von Jacquin in 1789. It is found in South Africa and Namibia, growing in a well drained soil with little to some water and lots of sun. The bulbs will grow to two and a half centimetres in diameter, the whole plant from ten to fifty centimetres height. The flowers are yellow with green lines.