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Gagea bulbifera

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Stems about 10cm high, grey pubescent. Basal leaves one or two, filiform not distinct from the mainly crowded, low down stem leaves, each with an axillary bulbil. Flowers one to three, to 1.5cm across, sometimes more, yellow, green-striped in bud. South-eastern Europe to Turkey and central Asia, in steppes and stony slopes up to 3000m.