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FIELD GARLIC Allium oleraceum (Liliaceae) Height to 1m<br />
Perennial of dry, grassy places. FLOWERS are whitish and bell-shaped, with stamens not protruding; long-stalked and borne in open heads with bulbils and 2 long bracts, the longest 15-20cm long (Jul-Aug). FRUITS are capsules. LEAVES are slender and semi-circular or rounded and channelled in cross-section. STATUS-Widespread but local.
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FIELD GARLIC Allium oleraceum (Liliaceae) Height to 1m
Perennial of dry, grassy places. FLOWERS are whitish and bell-shaped, with stamens not protruding; long-stalked and borne in open heads with bulbils and 2 long bracts, the longest 15-20cm long (Jul-Aug). FRUITS are capsules. LEAVES are slender and semi-circular or rounded and channelled in cross-section. STATUS-Widespread but local.

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Date: 22 May 2007
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Credit: PAUL STERRY/NPL
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