Allium prattii

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太白山葱 tai bai shan cong
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Allioideae
Genus: Allium
Species: A. prattii
Binomial name
Allium prattii
C.H.Wright
SynonymsThe Plant List
  • Allium cannifolium H.Lév.
  • Allium ellipticum Wall. ex Kunth
  • Allium prattii var. ellipticum F.T.Wang & Tang
  • Allium prattii var. vinicolor F.T.Wang & Tang
  • Allium victorialis var. angustifolium Hook.f.

Allium prattii is a plant species native to India, Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, Tibet and parts of China (Anhui, Gansu, Henan, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Xizang, Yunnan). It is found at elevations of 2000–4900 m.[1]

Allium prattii has a scape up to 60 cm tall, round in cross-section. Leaves are flat, linear or very narrowly elliptic, usually a bit shorter than the scape. Umbel is hemispheric with many red or purple flowers.[1][2][3][4]

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