|Ornithogalum umbellatum||Lily Family||Liliaceae|
|April - June||Infrequent||Alein|
Description: From 4 to10 inches tall. Leaves are grass like, root is a bulb. Flowers have 6 petals, note the green stipe under the waxy petals and th crown shapes stamens. Escaped from European cultivation. Pretty plant but poisonous if taken internally.
Location: Fields, wood borders, roadsides
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