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botanical name:
Allium moly
Allium moly © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Golden garlic
family:  Alliaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.25m
width: 0.05m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
edible symbol edible
aspect: full sun, part shade, shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Bulbous perennial with narrowly lance shaped grey-green leaves, produced in pairs. Dense umbels of up to 30 bright golden yellow flowers. Increases rapidly and will naturalise well.

Well drained soil in sun or shade.

Leaves, flowers and bulbs are edible, with a mild garlic flavour.

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