Species: Wild Onion or Crow Garlic (Allium vineale)

Family: Amaryllises (AMARYLLIDACEAE)

Category: Flowering Plants

Location: NW

A. Flowering Plants

More extensive information on flowering plants can be found in a separate blog post.

B. Amaryllises (AMARYLLIDACEAE)

These are mostly perennial geophytes with rhizomes or bulbs, often with large, colourful flowers.

C. Wild Onion or Crow Garlic (Allium vineale)

Crow Garlic is a native wild onion that can be used like chives. It flowers from June.

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Wild Onion or Crow Garlic

Crow Garlic is a native wild onion that can be used like chives. It flowers from June.

Wild Onion or Crow Garlic

Pink, red and greenish white flowers can be seen emerging from the mace heads of Wild Onions.

Wild Onion or Crow Garlic

Crow Garlic is a native wild onion that can be used like chives. It flowers from June.