Allium ampeloprasum

Allium ampeloprasum Allium ampeloprasum Allium ampeloprasum

Allium ampeloprasum - biennial, onion-like herb, grown for its cylindrical stalk composed of overlapping leaf bases. . Leaves up to 0.9 m long, arranged fan-like and typically bend down under their own weight. Inflorescences typically spherical clusters, 3-4 (7.6-10) cm in diameter. Flowers purple, pink or white; pedicel up to 1.2 m tall.

Scientific Name Allium ampeloprasum
Family Name ALLIACEAE
English Name Elephant garlic,Leek
Local Name Leeks
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Only under cultivation
Edible Parts leaves and young stems

Allium ampeloprasum Allium ampeloprasum Allium ampeloprasum

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