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Common name

English: Onionweed

German: Röhrige Affodill


Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Liliopsida (392)

      Order: Liliales (106)

        Family: Liliaceae (37)(family description)

          Genus: Asphodelus (2)

            Epithet: fistulosus L. (1)

fistulosus => tubular, hollow throughout as the leaf of an onion, or full of holes


Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Asphodelus fistulosus at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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