Gagea lutea (L.) Ker Gawl.

 
  • Family : LILIACEAE
    (Lily Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : BACHNAG FAMILY (बचनाग फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Liliaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Ornithogalum luteum L.; Ornithogalum majus Gilib.; Ornithogalum persoonii Hoppe; Ornithogalum sylvaticum Pers.; Stellaster luteus (L.) Kuntze; Gagea fascicularis Salisb.; Gagea glauca Sweet; Gagea indica Pascher; Gagea lowariensis Pascher; Gagea lutea f. bulbillifera Zoz & Kultenko; Gagea moorcroftiana Wall.; Gagea szepusiana Ullep.; Gagea transsilvanica Schur; Ornithoxanthum luteum (L.) Link; Ornithoxanthum persoonii (Hoppe) Link; Ornithoxanthum sylvaticum (Pers.) Link; Solenarium luteum (L.) Dulac
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Gagea lutea (L.) Ker Gawl.
  • Common name : Yellow Star of Bethlehem
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Damp woods and pastures, especially on basic soils
  • Flower, Fruit : April-June
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Rudraprayag district
  • Native : Afghanistan, Altay, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Corse, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, European Russia, East Himalaya, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, India, Iran, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Korea, Krym, Kuril Is.
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Europe to Japan
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 240
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Gagea lutea. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

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