Allium

Genus in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

Digitised Reference Slides

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Distribution
Allium (rights holder:)

Onions

Allium is a genus of monocot perennial bulbous plants, informally referred to as the onion genus. The generic name Allium is the Latin word for garlic (Lyons 1900). Many Allium species are used as food plants; in most species, both bulb and leaves are edible. The genus includes many economically important crops, garden vegetables, and herbs, including onions (A. cepa), shallots (A. cepa var. aggre... Text © Jacqueline Courteau, modified from Wikipedia.

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Definition
Parent Taxon
Amaryllidaceae
Species
Taxonomic Completion
0.65%
6 of 918 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
4851458f-e6c1-4cd8-8238-c581a73bd36d
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
Connected Datasets

This taxon is currently linked to the following locations.

The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility