African Plant Database

Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 296 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Allium
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for TA : accepted (cultivated)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Allium sativum L. var. sativum
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Allium scorodoprasum auct. Afr. N.
=Allium ophioscorodon Link (1821)
=Allium sativum var. ophioscorodon (Link) Döll (1843)
=Allium sativum var. vulgare Döll (1843)
Taxon infra-specific
Allium sativum L. var. sativum

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Afrique N. 5: 250 (1958). 
  • DE WILDE-DUYFJES, B. E. E. (1976). A revision of the genus Allium L. (Liliaceae) in Africa. Meded. Landbouwhoogeschool Wageningen 76(11): 59
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1977). Flora of Libya. 33: 21
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 63 (1980).
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 81 (2005).
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Record n°14043 modified 2009-07-27
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