Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Allium sativum Linnaeus. Garlic. Phen: Jun-Sep. Hab: Gardens, trash heaps, fields; commonly cultivated, rarely occurring as a waif or persistent in gardens. Dist: Native of Eurasia.

Origin/Endemic status: Eurasia

Syn: = Ar, C, ETx1, F, FNA26, G, Il, K1, K3, K4, Meso6, Mi, Mo1, NcTx, Mathew (1996); > Allium sativum var. ophioscorodon – NY; > Allium sativum var. sativum – NE

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