Allium oreophilum Meyer

Herb with ovoid-spherical bulbs. Leaves 2, linear, basal, flat, longer than inflorescence. Inflorescence 5-20 cm, stem solid, spathe 1, umbel loose. Flowers numerous, 8-11 mm long, bell-shaped; spring to summer.Tepals rose-purple,midveins darker. Stamens shorter than tepals, united basally.

Caucasus and Central Asia.

Updated by: Niels Klazenga, March 2018

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Lilianae
order      Asparagales
family       Amaryllidaceae
genus        Allium L.