Taxon: Allium giganteum Regel

 
Genus: Allium
Subgenus: Melanocrommyum
Section: Compactoprason
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Allioideae
Tribe: Allieae
Nomen number: 2285
Place of publication: Gartenflora 32:97, t. 1113. 1883
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 11-Jan-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Jan-2007
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (for floral arrangements fide Zander ed13; Man HerbPl)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan (n. & w.), Iran (n.e.)
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Tajikistan (s.), Turkmenistan (s.), Uzbekistan


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Khassanov, F. O. A revision of the genus Allium L. in the flora of Uzbekistan (Allium TaxGR) 158.
  7. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  9. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  10. Office of the Union UPOV: International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants. List of the taxa protected by the members of the Union. 2009 (UPOV)
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  12. Rabinowitch, H. D. & A. Harazy 1992. Genebank for vegetatively propagated Allium spp. - experience and conclusions (Allium TaxGR) 273.
  13. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  14. Stearn, W. T. 1944. Notes on the genus Allium in the Old World (Herbertia) 11:11-34.
  15. Still, S. M. Manual of herbaceous ornamental plants, ed. 4. 1994 (Man HerbPl)
  16. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=2285. Accessed 23 April 2018.