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Allium


Scientific Name

Allium schoenoprasum    L.

Family Name

Alliaceae  (Onion family)

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habitat

inflorescence

 

 

















Characteristics: 

Habitat: 

full to partial sun, moist, well-drained

Plant Height: 

30-40 cm

Flower Color: 

light purple, lavender

Flower: 

perfect; incomplete; 6 tepals; stamens 6

Inflorescence: 

terminal umbel

Fruit: 

capsule

Leaves: 

basal

Bloom Time: 

late April-May

Origins: 

non-native

Other: 

this garden plant occasionally escapes cultivation