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*Ornithogalum umbellatum Linnaeus. Star-of-Bethlehem, Snowflake, Nap-at-noon. Phen: Mar-May (-Jun). Hab: Lawns, old fields, bottomlands, forests, commonly cultivated. Dist: Native of Europe.

Origin/Endemic status: Europe

Synonymy: = Ar, C, ETx1, F, FNA26, G, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo1, NcTx, NE, Ok, Pa, RAB, S, Tat, Tn, Va, W, WV, Martínez-Azorín et al (2011); > Ornithogalum umbellatum L. ssp. campestre Rouy – Stace (2010); > Ornithogalum umbellatum L. ssp. umbellatum – Stace (2010)

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
  • Great Plains: FACU
  • Midwest: FACU
  • Northcentral & Northeast: FACU

Heliophily ?: 5

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