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Gagea graeca

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Botanical Description

Lloydia graeca). Stems 5-10cm tall. Basal leaves two, linear, to 12cm long by 2mm wide. Stem leaves generally three, to 6cm long. Flowers usually three to five, nodding in bud, widely funnel to bell-shaped, to 1cm across, the 7-16mm long tepals oblanceolate, white with purple veining on the backs, stamens blunt-tipped. Greece, Crete and Turkey, on rocky, macchiecovered slopes at 100-1000m.