Allium giganteum (Cultivated- USA)

Allium giganteum Regel, Gartenflora 32: 91 1883. (syn: Allium procerum Trautv. ex Regel); NE. Iran to C. Asia as per WCSP; Afghanistan; Iran; Tadzhikistan; Turkey; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan as per Catalogue of Life;   Allium giganteum from California-GS03022020-2 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (3) Allium giganteum Regel Common name: Giant onion Tallest species in […]

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Allium falcifolium (USA)

Allium falcifolium Hook. & Arn., Bot. Beechey Voy. 400 1840. (syn: Allium breweri S.Watson; Allium falcifolium var. breweri (S.Watson) M.E.Jones); SW. Oregon to NW. California as per WCSP;   Allium falcifolium from California-GS03022020-1 : 2 posts by 1 author. Attachments (2) Allium falcifolium Hook. & Arn. Common names: Scytheleaf onion, Coast flatstem onion  Bulbous perennial with […]

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Allium chinense

Allium chinense G.Don, Mem. Wern. Nat. Hist. Soc. 6: 83 1827. (syn: Allium bakeri Regel; Allium bodinieri H.Lév. & Vaniot; Allium exsertum G.Don; Allium exsertum Baker [Illegitimate]; Allium martini H.Lév. & Vaniot; Allium splendens Miq. [Illegitimate]; Caloscordum exsertum (G.Don) Herb.); Common name: Chinese Onion, Naga garlic, Chinese scallion, Glittering chive, Japanese scallion, Kiangsi scallion • […]

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Allium prattii

Allium prattii C.H.Wright, J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 36: 124 1903. (syn: Allium cannifolium H.Lév.; Allium ellipticum Wall. ex Kunth [Invalid]; Allium prattii var. ellipticum F.T.Wang & Tang; Allium prattii var. vinicolor F.T.Wang & Tang; Allium victorialis var. angustifolium Hook.f.); Nepal to C. China as per WCSP; China North-Central; China South-Central; China Southeast; East Himalaya; Myanmar; […]

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Allium cepa ?

Allium cepa ?;   Plant for ID :: Govindghat-Ghangaria, Uttarakhand :: Aug 2018 :: ARKSEP-36 : 7 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (2) Is it possible to ID these buds seen along the Govindghat-Ghangaria trail, Uttarakhand in Aug 2018. They were seen very close to the river. pyaaz kali Looks like flower buds of Allium […]

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Allium jacquemontii

Allium jacquemontii Kunth, Enum. Pl. 4: 399 1843. (syn: Afghanistan; Pakistan; Tadzhikistan; Tibet; West Himalaya; Xinjiang as per Catalogue of Life;   Allium rubellum for confirmation : 14 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (5) – around 800 kb each. Allium rubellum Family – Amaryllidaceae Experts please confirm id. It was found growing in wild at […]

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Allium christophii (Cultivated- USA)

Allium christophii Trautv. (Syn: Allium christophii Trautv.; Caloscordum cristophii (Trautv.) Banfi & Galasso; Allium albopilosum C.H.Wright; Allium bodeanum Regel; Allium walteri Regel);   Garden Plant for ID : New York : 13SEP17 : AK-11 : 6 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4) Garden plant seen at Battery Park, Manhattan, New York in the third week […]

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Allium semenovii

Allium semenovii Regel, Bull. Soc. Imp. Naturalistes Moscou 41(1): 449 1868. (Syn: Allium semenovii var. versicolor Regel; Allium tristylum Regel; Allium tristylum var. rubescens Regel; Allium tristylum var. versicolor Regel); Common name: Semenov’s Onion C. Asia to NW. China as per WCSP; This species is native to both temperate and tropical Asia (Kazakhstan, Kyrygstan, China […]

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Allium oreoprasum

Allium oreoprasum Schrenk, Bull. Sci. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg 10: 354 1842.; C. Asia to W. Tibet as per WCSP; Re: Is this Allium oreoprasum Schrenk? – new for efi :  1 post by 1 author. As “light relief” from more complicated and time-consuming genera combined with the pleasure of viewing ‘habitat’ images in the mountains, I […]

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Allium carolinianum

Allium carolinianum DC., Liliac. 2: t. 101 1804. (Syn: Allium aitchisonii Boiss. [Illegitimate]; Allium obtusifolium Klotzsch; Allium platyspathum var. falcatum Regel; Allium platystylum Regel; Allium polyphyllum Kar. & Kir.; Allium polyphyllum var. nudicaule Regel; Allium thomsonii Baker); C. Asia to Himalaya as per WCSP;   Fwd: Allium carolinianum : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (5) […]

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Allium przewalskianum

Allium przewalskianum Regel, Trudy Imp. S.-Peterburgsk. Bot. Sada 3(2): 164 1875. (Syn: Allium jacquemontii Regel [Illegitimate]; Allium jacquemontii var. parviflorum (Ledeb.) Aswal; Allium junceum Jacquem. ex Baker [Illegitimate]; Allium przewalskianum var. planifolium Regel; Allium rubellum var. parviflorum Ledeb.; Allium stenophyllum Wall. [Invalid]; Allium stoliczkii Regel); Common name: Chives Himalaya to China (as per WCSP) Allium […]

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Allium stracheyi

Allium stracheyi Baker, J. Bot. 12: 293 1874. (Syn: Allium longistaminum Royle [Invalid]);  Images by D.S.Rawat     Bulb – raw or cooked. Leaves – raw or cooked. Dried and used as a flavouring[177]. Flowers – raw. Used as a garnish on salads.  Although no specific mention of medicinal uses has been seen for this […]

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Allium species

     04032011GS2 for ID from Delhi: The herb has all characteristics of Allium, but no trace of any onion or garlic smell Leaves linear, flat, about 1 cm wide, all basal, upto 25 cm long Scape about 30-40 cm long, flowers subumbellate, subtended by spathaceous bract Flowers white, about 8-9 mm across; filaments without any […]

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Allium ursinum (Europe)

Allium ursinum L., Sp. Pl. 300 1753. (Syn: Aglitheis ursina (L.) Raf.; Allium latifolium Gilib. [Invalid]; Allium longipetiolatum St.-Lag.; Allium nemorale Salisb.; Allium petiolatum Lam.; Allium ucrainicum (Oksner & Kleopow) Bordz.; Allium ursinoides G.Don ex Sweet; Allium ursinum subsp. ucrainicum Oksner & Kleopow; Allium ursinum var. ucrainicum (Oksner & Kleopow) Soó; Allium ursinum subsp. ucrainicum […]

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Allium ampeloprasum (cultivated)

Allium ampeloprasum L. , Sp. Pl. 294 1753. (Syn: Allium adscendens Kunth; Allium albescens Guss.; Allium ampeloprasum var. babingtonii (Borrer) Syme ……………….; Allium ascendens Ten.; Allium babingtonii Borrer; Allium bertolonii De Not.; Allium byzantinum K.Koch; Allium duriaeanum Regel [Illegitimate]; Allium durieuanum Walp.; Allium gasparrinii Guss.; Allium halleri G.Don [Illegitimate]; Allium holmense Mill. ex Kunth; Allium kurrat […]

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Allium sativum (Cultivated)

Allium sativum L., Sp. Pl. 296 1753. (Syn: Allium arenarium Sadler ex Rchb. ; Allium arenarium Sadler ex Rchb.; Allium longicuspis Regel; Allium ophioscorodon Link; Allium pekinense Prokh.; Allium scorodoprasum var. viviparum Regel; Allium scorodoprasum subsp. viviparum (Regel) K.Richt.; Porrum ophioscorodon (Link) Rchb.; Porrum sativum (L.) Rchb.  ..); . Fruits & Vegetables Week: Allium sativum, […]

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Allium cepa var. aggregatum (Cultivated)

Allium cepa L. var. aggregatum G. Don, Mem. Wern. Nat. Hist. Soc. 6:59. 1832;  Images by Gurcharan Singh & P. Santhan (Inserted by J.M.Garg)   English Name: Shallot; Common Indian Names: kanda or gandana (Hindi, Marwari and Punjabi), gundhun (Bengali), Pallari vengayam (Tamil) and cheriya ulli or chuvanna ulli (Malayalam).;      Fruits & Vegetables Week: […]

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Allium wallichii

Allium wallichii Kunth, Enum. Pl. 4: 443 1843. (Syn: Allium bulleyanum Diels; Allium bulleyanum var. tchongchanense (H.Lév.) Airy Shaw; Allium caeruleum Wall. [Invalid]; Allium feddei H.Lév.; Allium liangshanense Z.Y.Zhu; Allium platyphyllum (Diels) F.T.Wang & Tang [Illegitimate]; Allium polyastrum Diels; Allium praelatitium H.Lév.; Allium tchongchanense H.Lév.; Allium violaceum Wall. ex Regel [Invalid]; Allium wallichianum Steud. [Invalid]; […]

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Allium tuberosum (Cultivated)

Allium tuberosum Rottler ex Spreng., Syst. Veg. 2: 38 1825. (syn: Allium angulosum Lour.; Allium argyi H.Lév.; Allium chinense Maxim.; Allium clarkei Hook.f.; Allium roxburghii Kunth; Allium sulvia Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don; Allium tuberosum Roxb.; Allium tuberosum f. yezoense (Nakai) M.Hiroe; Allium uliginosum G.Don; Allium yesoense Nakai; Allium yezoense Nakai; Nothoscordum sulvia (Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don) Kunth); . […]

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