Allium chamemoly L.

Dwarf Garlic


Family: Amaryllidaceae

Genus: Allium

Category: Bulb

Size: To 6"?

Description: 

Winter flowering, white flowers sitting on top of the leaves at ground level. Leaves form a rosette and have silky hairs.

History: 

Published in Sp. Pl. 1: 301 in 1753.

Native to Algeria, Morocco and southern Europe.

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