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Star of Bethlehem

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This bright yellow flower, sometimes called the Gagea, blooms in the spring. It is found in Europe and Asia and has small, star-shaped flowers that grow on smooth green stalks. The shape of the flowers gives the flower its name, after the Biblical star in the sky on the night of Jesus' birth.

  1. 1. Where does the Star of Bethlehem grow?
    1. a. America
    2. b. Moutains
    3. c. Europe
  2. 2. What shape are this flower's blooms?
    1. a. Heart
    2. b. Star
    3. c. Circle
  3. 3. What is another name for the Star of Bethlehem?
    1. a. Gagea
    2. b. Rose
    3. c. Daisy