Allium Giganteum

Allium giganteum

Like a giant onion

  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Allium Giganteum
  • Flower name
    Allium Giganteum
  • Scientific name
    Allium giganteum
  • Aliasハナネギ, 花葱, Allium, giganteum, アリウム, ギガンテウム, ギンガチューム
  • Place of originHimalaya
  • Place of floweringCut flowers, flower arrangement, Botanical Gardens
  • Flowering seasonMay, June
  • Language of flowersIn order to

What is Allium Giganteum

Allium giganteum (scientific name: Allium giganteum) is native to Himalayas and is a bulb plant of the family Amaryllidaceae. Late spring to early summer, stretch long flower stalks, bloom a large spherical purplish flower resembling a bamboo octopus at the tip. It is a tall plant, planted in a row in the botanical garden and stands out. Allium means garlic in Latin, giganteum means huge. In the same allium genus, there is a {{chive}} (scientific name: Allium schoenoprasum).

Generic name: Allium giganteum, Scientific name: Allium giganteum, another name: Flowering Onion, Giganteum, Place of Origin: Himalayas, Plant Length: 80 to 120 cm, Leaf Shape: Sword-shaped Long Lantern Form, Leaf Margin: All Edges, Leaves: Alternate, Leaf Width: 5 cm, Inflorescence Diameter: Flower arrangement = scattering inflorescence (spherical), number of flower pieces (petal and stamens): 6, flower crown: 6 flowers, flower diameter: 0.5 cm collection of several hundreds, inflorescence diameter: 10 to 20 cm, Flower color: purple, flowering period: May to June, fruit type: bamboo shoots, bulb diameter (bulb diameter): 10 to 15 cm, use: flower bed, planted in the park, cut flower, flower arrangement.


  • Eye
    Asparagales
  • Family
    Amaryllidaceae
  • Genus
    Allium
  • Species
    A. Giganteum
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Scattered inflorescence/ umbrella shape
  • Petal shape
    6-petaled flower
  • Leaf type
    sword-shaped
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeBulbous plants
  • Flower colorsPink Purple
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height80.0 ~ 120.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower10.0 ~ 20.0 cm

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