Wild Chives (Allium schoenoprasum)


Allium Schoenoprasum, or more commonly know as Wild Chives, 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 Schoenoprasum or Wild Chives's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Alaska, specifically in the states of Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Allium
  • Family: Liliaceae
  • Order: Liliales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (NI) AK (NI) CAN (NI)
  • State T/E Status: MI (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: MI (wild chives)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACU FACW+
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACU) 3(FAC+) 8(FACW) 9(FACW+) A(FAC)

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