Allium schoenoprasum

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Allium schoenoprasum


Inflorescence (hemi)spherical. Flowers narrowly urceolate;


America present, Asia present, Asia-Tropical, Europe present, northern hemisphere present, worldwide cultivated
This very variable species is known as a wild plant throughout the Northern Hemisphere: Europe, Asia, and North America. It is cultivated worldwide, in Malesia it is grown only occasionally.


Allium schoenoprasum is sometimes confused with A. chinense, see under the latter species.