Photo from Specks Exotica, given light enough.
This member of the
given this name by John Charles Manning and Peter Goldblattin 2004. It is found in
Namibia and down along the western South Africa to the South Cape, growing in a well
drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The bulb will grow to
three or even four centimetres, the entire plant reach twelve
centimetres. The flowers are yellow.
genera name from Greek: ornithos; 'bird' and gala; 'milk'.
The species name after the area it is
found in: Namaqualand.
*)Accordantly to the latest taxonomic system; APG IV 2016, Hyacinthaceae
now part of