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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Allium cepa L., Sp. Pl.: 300 (1753).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: a cultigen from C. Asia
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Lifeform: Bulb geophyte
Remarks: Closest relative is A. vavilovii.
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts