Cultivated Garlic (Allium sativum)


Allium Sativum, or more commonly know as Cultivated Garlic, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Allium. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Allium Sativum or Cultivated Garlic's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Vermont and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Allium
  • Family: Liliaceae
  • Order: Liliales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) CAN (I)

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