Allium sativum L.
  Monocotyledoneae   Liliaceae   Allium

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Agaricaceae  Phoma alliicola @ BPI (1)
Aphididae  Myzus ( @ CSCA_TCN (4)

Neotoxoptera formosana @ CSCA_TCN (2)
Botryosphaeriaceae  Diplodia natalensis @ BPI (1)

Diplodia @ BPI (1)
Ceratostomataceae  Melanospora zamiae @ BPI (1)
Corticiaceae  Rhizoctonia allii @ BPI (1)

Rhizoctonia bataticola @ BPI (1)
Diaporthaceae  Phomopsis @ BPI (2)
Glomerellaceae  Colletotrichum circinans @ BPI (3)
Leptosphaeriaceae  Coniothyrium @ BPI (1)
Miridae  Labopidea lenensis @ AMNH_PBI (17)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Cercospora duddiae @ 436009C (1); 436009A (1); 436009B (1)
Pleosporaceae  Alternaria tenuissima @ BPI (1)

Embellisia allii @ BPI (17); 431679B (1); 431679A (1)

Macrosporium alliorum @ BPI (2)

Macrosporium vesicarium @ BPI (1)

Pleospora allii @ BPI (1)

Pleospora herbarum @ BPI (1)

Stemphylium botryosum @ BPI (1)

Stemphylium parasiticum @ BPI (1)
Pseudococcidae  Pseudococcus viburni @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Pucciniaceae  Puccinia allii @ BPI (40)

Puccinia porri @ BPI (6)
Sclerotiniaceae  Botrytis allii @ BPI (2)

Botrytis squamosa @ BPI (1)

Botrytis @ BPI (1)

Sclerotinia sclerotiorum @ BPI (1)
Trichocomaceae  Aspergillus herbariorum @ BPI (1)

Aspergillus wentii @ BPI (1)

Penicillium allii @ BPI (1)
Turritellidae  Vermicularia schoenoprasi @ BPI (1)
Typhulaceae  Sclerotium allii @ BPI (1)

Sclerotium cepivorum @ BPI (11)

Sclerotium rolfsii @ BPI (2)

Sclerotium @ BPI (4)
Urocystaceae  Urocystis cepulae @ BPI (1)
_  Cephalothecium roseum @ BPI (1)

Fusariella atrovirens @ 428050B (1); 428050A (1); 428049B (1); 428049A (1)

Hypochnus violaceus @ BPI (1)

Macrophomina phaseolina @ BPI (6)

Pyrenochaeta terrestris @ BPI (1)

Pyrenochaeta @ BPI (1)

Stachybotrys atra @ BPI (1)

Sterigmatocystis nigra @ BPI (1)

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Allium sativum L.
cultivated garlic

Image of Allium sativum

General Information
Symbol: ALSA2
Group: Monocot
Family: Liliaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Native Status : CAN   I
L48   I
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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Liliidae
Order Liliales
Family Liliaceae – Lily family
Genus Allium L. – onion
Species Allium sativum L. – cultivated garlic

Subordinate Taxa

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Noxious Weed Information
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete noxious weed list for that location, or click here for a composite list of all Federal and State Noxious Weeds .
Arkansas Allium
wild onion, wild garlic Noxious weed

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Number of matches : 4
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Allium sativum%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Allium sativum
Allium sativum
Cultivated Garlic
ID: 0000 0000 1005 1014 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Allium sativum
Allium sativum
Cultivated Garlic
ID: 0000 0000 1005 1015 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Allium sativum
Allium sativum
Cultivated Garlic
ID: 0000 0000 1005 1016 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Allium sativum
Allium sativum
Cultivated Garlic
ID: 0000 0000 1005 1017 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

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