Plants (G)

Name & image of plant

Plant taxonomy



  • Garlic (scientific name: allium sativum) is a species of the onion genus Allium
  • Its relatives include the onion, leek, chive, shallot, and the Chinese onion
  • Garlic is native to Central Asia and northeastern Iran
  • It has a history of several thousand years of human consumption and use

  • How to prep with garlic