Allium obliquum L.
  • Sp. Pl.

This taxon is accepted by Amaryllidaceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

General Description

Bulb solitary, ovoid-cylindric, 2--3 cm in diam.; tunic pale brown to brown, hard, leathery, entire. Leaves broadly linear, shorter than scape, 5--20 mm wide, gradually attenuate toward apex. Scape 60--100 cm, terete, covered with leaf sheaths for ca. 1/2 its length. Spathe 1- or 2-valved, persistent; beak short. Umbel globose, densely many flowered. Pedicels subequal, 2--4 × as long as perianth, bracteolate. Perianth pale yellow to greenish yellow; outer segments oblong to oblong-ovate, 4--5 × 1.5--2 mm; inner ones ovate, 4.5--5.5 × 2--2.5 mm. Filaments subulate, equal, ca. 1.5 × as long as perianth segments, connate at base and adnate to perianth segments. Ovary ovoid, with concave nectaries covered by hoodlike projections at base. Style exserted. Fl. and fr. Jun--Jul. 2 n = 16.

 Information From

World Flora Online Data. 2017.
  • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
Flora Of CHina @
'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
  • B Missouri Botanical Garden
World Flora Online consortium
World Flora Online Data. 2018.
  • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).