Wild plants in and around Shimane 島根とその周辺の野生植物


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Allium tuberosum / Nira ニラ

Bloom time: August-September

Alliaceae /



Species in the genus Allium:

Allium macrostemon / Nobiru
Allium monanthum / Himenira
Allium schoenoprasum var. orientalle / Shiroumasatsuki
Allium schoenoprasum var. orientale white form / Shiroumaasatsuki-Shirobana
Allium thunbergii / Yamarakkyou
Allium thunbergii f. albiflorum / Shirobanayamarakkyou
Allium tuberosum / Nira

Allium tuberosum / Nira ニラ

Allium tuberosum is a perennial herb, reportedly uncertain if it is a native- or indigenous species. Bulbs are small, connecting sideways in a queue, and leaves are plane and linear, 20-30cm in length. Flower stems grow to 30-50cm in height and set many white flowers on the apexes. Perianth lobes measure 5-6mm in length, in the shape of a narrow long-ovate, tips pointed. Bloom time: August-September.




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