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Allium tuberosum
Common Name: Garlic Chives Family: Amaryllidaceae (The Amaryllis Family)

Garlic chives are a small-growing member of the allium family. They have a mild garlic flavour that is useful in many dishes. They grow in perennial tufts of narrow, dark green, flat leaves and produce open clusters of white flowers. The leaves and flowers are edible.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom Colour
Height12-24" Bloom TimeLate Spring
Spread8-12" FragranceYes
Light ExposureSun Part Sun Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Stem Colour
Hardiness4 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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