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Pancratium maritimum Usually it blooms from Mid August to early October, but every year there are few ones that start in July or even June :-) <br />
wonderful flower, fragrant and beautiful! Geotagged,Israel,Pancratium maritimum,Sea daffodil,Summer Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Pancratium maritimum

Usually it blooms from Mid August to early October, but every year there are few ones that start in July or even June :-)
wonderful flower, fragrant and beautiful!

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  1. According to Wikipedia, pollinated by this moth, yet only when wind speed is less than 2m/s:

    Agrius convolvuli Feels nice to wake up and be surprised by a beautiful giant hawk-moth on the back side of the tree :)<br />
 Agrius convolvuli,Convolvulus Hawk-moth
    Posted 3 months ago, modified 3 months ago
    1. very interesting!
      I once saw butterflies (pea blue, if I remember correctly) on Pancratiums - I've never seen any moth there.
      Posted 3 months ago

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''Pancratium maritimum'', or sea daffodil, is a species of bulbous plant native to both sides of the Mediterranean region and Black Sea from Portugal, Morocco and the Canary Islands east to Turkey, Syria, Israel and the Caucasus.

Similar species: Agaves, Aloes, Onions
Species identified by Yael Orgad
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By Yael Orgad

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Uploaded Jul 21, 2020. Captured Jul 16, 2020 11:32 in Unnamed Road, Israel.
  • E-M1
  • f/10.0
  • 1/800s
  • ISO200
  • 35mm