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Allium sativum
Allium sativum
Allium sativum

Wikipedia description

Garlic (scientific name Allium sativum) is a species in the onion genus, Allium.

Its close relatives include the onion, shallot, leek, chive, and Chinese onion. With a history of several thousand years of human consumption and use, garlic is native to Central Asia and northeastern Iran, and has long been a common seasoning worldwide. It was known to Ancient Egyptians, and has been used both as a food flavoring and as a traditional medicine.

Scientific classification

Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Alliaceae
Species: Allium sativum


Sample nameSample codeTissueRNA extractorSample providerBLASTSRA dataAssembly data
GJPF-Allium_sativumGJPF--BGIJ. C. Pires