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Crow Garlic

 A common member of the onion or garlic family growing in bare or sparsely grassed places.


Common Name Crow Garlic
Alternative Name(s) Wild Onion
Scientific Name Allium vineale
Species Group Onion Family Alliaceae
Interest Level
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Lily family - Liliaceae
Status Occasional
Flower Colour Group Purple
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
Preferred Environment
Look for Globular flower at the top of a single thin stem
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Onion Family Alliaceae