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Allium victorialis L. ssp. platyphyllum Hultén

Mount Usu / Sarobetsu post-mined peatland
From left: Crater basin in 1986 and 2006. Cottongrass / Daylily

Allium L. (ネギ)
A. victorialis L. (ギョウジャニンニク, s.l.)
ssp. platyphyllum Hultén (ギョウジャニンニク, s.s.)
Ainunegi / Gyoujaninniku (ギョウジャニンニク, 行者大蒜 / アイヌネギ, 愛努葱), victory onion, for the type
Lifeform: bulbous perennial herb
Distribution: northern China - eastern Siberia - Korea- Japan (Honshu - Hokkaido) - Alaska

Field training on integrated environmental research (統合環境調査法実習) (fauna and flora 種リスト)

Habitat: wetlands in needle-leaved and mixed forests
Chromosome number: 2n = 16, and 32
Wild vegetable: popular edible plant in Hokkaido

A. microdictyon Prokh.
A. latissimum Prokh.
A. ochotense Prokh.
A. victorialis L. var. asiaticum Nakai
A. victorialis L. var. platyphyllum (Hultén) Makino


Allium victorialis in Hokkaido

[1] a stage of producing flower buds close to a creek in Teshio Experimental Forest, Hokkaido University, on June 15 2011. [2-3] a flower at Ashoro Experimental Forest of Kyushu University, eastern Hokkaido, on June 25 2013. Hard to find out the leaves.