Bath Asparagus - Ornithogalum pyrenaicum

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The other Ornithogalum native in Britain and found particularly in woods near Bath. Its tall flowering spikes have been eaten for centuries as an asparagus like delicacy. It flowers in June some time after its grey green foliage dies back.

Despatched - Mid August to the End of October

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English Name: 
Bath Asparagus
Latin Name: 
Ornithogalum pyrenaicum
Welsh Name: 
Seren Bethlehem Hir
Flowering Time: 
Jun-Jul
Dispatch Time: 
Mid August to the End of October
Habitat: 
Woodland, damp scrub and hedgerows.
Height cm: 
50-70
Price 5: 
£12.50