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Allium schoenoprasum var. sibiricum

Allium schoenoprasum L. var. sibiricum (L.) Hartm.

Wild Chives

Liliaceae (Lily Family)

Synonym(s): Allium schoenoprasum ssp. sibiricum, Allium schoenoprasum var. laurentianum, Allium sibiricum


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Flower scapes up to about 20 inches tall.
Fruit: Seeds black.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug


USA: AK , CO , CT , IL , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MT , NH , NJ , NV , NY , OH , OR , PA , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI
Canada: NB , NS

Web Reference

Webref 62 - Burke Herbarium Image Collection (2020) University of Washington
Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Allium schoenoprasum var. sibiricum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Allium schoenoprasum var. sibiricum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Allium schoenoprasum var. sibiricum


Record Modified: 2022-11-08
Research By: TWC Staff

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