Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Allium tricoccum Sol. image
Photographer: Stephen L. Solheim           

Derek Anderson

Derek Anderson

Hugh H. Iltis

Hugh H. Iltis

Hugh H. Iltis

Kitty Kohout

Matthew L. Wagner

Merel R. Black

Merel R. Black

Merel R. Black

Merel R. Black

Michael Nee

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll
Family Liliaceae
Allium tricoccum Sol.
ramp, wild leek
Allium: Latin for "garlic"
tricoccum: Latin for "three-seeded"
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, 4"-12" tall forb, onion odor; oval to conical bulb
Flower: white, 6-parted, 1/4" wide; inflorescence a 1 1/4" erect, rounded cluster (umbel); blooms June-July
Fruit:capsule with black seeds
Leaf:basal, lance-like, flat, 1"-2" wide, found in early spring then disappearing when in flower
Habitat: woods; in rich soil
(Glossary)

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