Flower Database

Garlic

Basic information
Flower Name
Garlic
Formal Name
Allium sativum
Alias
Garlic, 大蒜
Habitat
Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia
Morph
Bulbous plants, vegetables
Comment
Garlic (Scientific name: Allium sativum) is a native of Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia, and is a vegetable of the bulbous plant of the family Amaryllidaceaes. The height of the plant grows to about 120 cm when left untreated, but it is cut under the flower bud to enlarge the bulb. Flowers are cut off before flowering. Bulbs are used all over the world because of its unique flavor, smell and tonic effect. There is an effect of 1st place in duntz out of mushrooms such as maitake mushrooms which are said to be effective for cancer prevention. The weight of one garlic is about the same weight as the L size pieces of eggs.
Common name: garlic, scientific name: Allium sativum L., aka: Garlic (garlic), Place of Origin: Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia, Lifestyle Type: Perennial Vegetables, Leaf Color: Green, Leaf Shape: Oval, Flowering Period: May, Flower Color: White, Used Site: Leaves (Bulb Leaves), Bulb Leaf Color: White, Weight Estimated: 8 g / piece.
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Amaryllidaceae
Genus
Allium
Species
A. sativum
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
Infundibular
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
field
Color
Violet, White
Season
May
Height
60  ~ 120  [cm]
Diameter
5  ~ 6