Details of...
Scientific Name: Allium ampeloprasum
Pronunciation: AL-ee-um am-pul-OP-RAY-zum
Common Name: leek
Family Name: Amaryllidaceae
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Key ID Features:
Course(s): not used (off campus)


Habit: Upright
Form: Vase
Texture: Medium
Mature Size:
Height:
Spread:
Origin:
Hardiness Rating: Zone 6: (-23 to -18 C)
Exposure:
Soil/ Growing Medium:
Landscape Uses: Urban agriculture
Additional Info: Google
leek
 
 
Leaf Morphology:
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Basal
Texture/ Venation: Leathery, Parallel venation
Surfaces: Glabrous
Colour in Summer:
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Linear
Margins: Entire

 
 
Inflorescence Type: Flowers clustered
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:3
Corolla Shape:Rotate/stellate
Ovary Position:Superior
Colour (petals): White, Purple
Flower Time at Peak:
 
Fruit Type: Capsule
Fruit Colour:
Fruiting Time:
Additional Info: Not showy
 
Bark or Stem Colour:
  

Pest Susceptibility: Deer resistant, Rabbit resistant
 
Location(s):
(NCA) Not Currently Available : not used
Location Map

Report an Error

logo