Gagea lutea

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Yellow Star-of-Bethlehem
Illustration Gagea lutea0.jpg
1885 illustration[1]
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Liliales
Family: Liliaceae
Genus: Gagea
Species: G. lutea
Binomial name
Gagea lutea
(L.) Ker Gawl

Gagea lutea, the Yellow Star-of-Bethlehem, is a Eurasian flowering plant species in the family Liliaceae. It is widespread from Spain and Norway to Siberia and Japan.[2]

Gagea lutea is a bulb-forming perennial herb with lanceolate leaves and yellow flowers.[3][4][5]


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