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Pakistan | Family List | Alliaceae | Allium

Allium caspium (Pall.) M. Bieb., Fl.Taur.-Cauc. 1:265. 1808. Vvedensky in Kom., Fl. URSS.4:275,1935; Wendelbo in Rech.f., Fl. Iran. 76:90.1971.

  • Allium brahuicum Boiss.
  • Amaryllis caspia (Pall.) Willd.
  • Crinum caspium Pall.

    Bulbs ovoid, c. 2 cm broad, scaly, outer coats papery, dark brown, inner white. Scape c. 15 cm tall, stout, c. 1 cm thick. Leaves 3, 2-5 cm broad, linear to lanceolate. Umbels globose, many flowered; flowers laxly arranged. Pedicels 3-9 cm long, purplish. Tepals oval, 7-8 mm long, obtuse. Stamens exserted; filaments entire, connate at the base. Style filiform, exserted.

    Type: Described from the Caspian Sea region.

    Distribution: Central Asia, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan.

    Not common in Pakistan.


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