Definition of Allium. Meaning of Allium. Synonyms of Allium

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Definition of Allium

Allium
Allium Al"li*um, n. [L., garlic.] (bot.) A genus of plants, including the onion, garlic, leek, chive, etc.

Meaning of Allium from wikipedia

- Allium is a genus of monocotyledonous flowering plants that includes hundreds of species, including the cultivated onion, garlic, scallion, shallot, l****...
- The onion (Allium cepa L., from Latin cepa "onion"), also known as the bulb onion or common onion, is a vegetable that is the most widely cultivated species...
- Garlic (Allium sativum) is a species of bulbous flowering plant in the genus Allium. Its close relatives include the onion, shallot, l****, chive, Welsh...
- Chives, scientific name Allium schoenoprasum, is a species of flowering plant in the family Amaryllidaceae that produces edible leaves and flowers. Their...
- Allium fistulosum, the Welsh onion, also commonly called bunching onion, long green onion, ****anese bunching onion, and spring onion, is a species of perennial...
- Allium tuberosum (garlic chives, Oriental garlic, Asian chives, Chinese chives, Chinese l****) is a species of plant native to the Chinese province of Shanxi...
- Allium tricoc**** (commonly known as ramp, ramps, ramson, wild l****, wood l****, or wild garlic) is a North American species of wild onion widespread across...
- Allium chinense (also known as Chinese onion, Chinese scallion, glittering chive, ****anese scallion, Kiangsi scallion, and Oriental onion) is an edible...
- the shallot was classified as a separate species, Allium ascaloni****, a name that is a synonym of Allium cepa, the species name of the onion. A. cepa is...
- Allium ursinum, known as wild garlic, ramsons, wild cowl****, cowlic, buckrams, broad-leaved garlic, wood garlic, bear l**** or bear's garlic, is a bulbous...