Allium cyathophorum Bureau & Franch.
  • J. Bot. (Morot)

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Allium cyathophorum Bureau & Franch. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 26 Jan 2021'

General Information

Roots rather long, thick. Bulb solitary or clustered, cylindric; tunic grayish brown, fibrous, sometimes subreticulate. Leaves linear, usually shorter than scape, 2--5 mm wide, midvein distinct. Scape lateral, 13--15 cm, terete, usually 2-angled, covered with leaf sheaths only at base. Spathe 1(--3)-valved, persistent. Umbel hemispheric, laxly flowered. Pedicels 1--3 × as long as perianth, ebracteolate. Perianth purple to dark purple; segments elliptic-oblong, 7--9 × 3--4 mm, apex retuse to obtuse or acuminate; inner ones slightly longer than outer. Filaments ca. 2/3 as long as perianth segments, connate into a tube for 2/3--3/4 their length; outer ones narrowly triangular; inner ones broadened at base, shoulder-shaped or triangular. Ovary ovoid-globose, tuberculate; ovules 2 per locule. Style shorter than ovary; stigma 3-cleft. Fl. and fr. Jun--Aug.

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    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
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    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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