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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Allium ampeloprasum L., Sp. Pl.: 294 (1753), nom. cons.

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Macaronesia, Medit. to C. Asia
(10) grb ire (11) cze 12 BAL FRA POR SAR SPA 13 ALB BUL GRC ITA KRI ROM SIC TUE YUG (14) blr blt ruc rue run rus ruw ukr 20 ALG EGY LBY MOR TUN (21) azo cny mdr 24 ETH 32 TKM UZB 33 TCS 34 CYP EAI IRN IRQ LBS PAL SIN TUR (40) pak (50) nsw soa vic wau (74) ill (76) cal (77) tex (78) ala kty ten (79) mxc mxe mxn mxs mxt (81) cub dom hai pue (83) gal (85) age
Lifeform: Bulb geophyte
Remarks: Many cultivars are widely cultivated (Leek).
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts