Allium aschersonianum

Allium aschersonianum

Allium aschersonianum is a monocotyledonous flowering plant in the family Amaryllidaceae.
Allium aschersonianum Allium aschersonianum is found in semidesert and steppes at the esdge fo the Mediterranean region. Allium aschersonianum,Geotagged,Winter

Appearance

Ornamental bulbous plant, 30-70 cm tall, found in desert and arid habitats. Flowers purple. Cultivated as a cut flower. Grows in sandy soils in the northern Negev, in rocky slopes in the Negev Highlands and marl soils in the Jordan Valley. Close to Allium tel-avivense that is shorter, with larger flowering heads and paler pink flowers.

Habitat

Desert, Shrub-steppes

References:

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http://flora.org.il/en/plants/allash/
Taxonomy
KingdomPlantae
DivisionAngiosperms
ClassMonocots
OrderAsparagales
FamilyAmaryllidaceae
GenusAllium
SpeciesAllium aschersonianum