Allium tuberosum – “Garlic Chives”

Botanical name: Allium tuberosum
Common name: “Garlic Chives”


Size: 2-2.5′ x 1.5-2′
Light: Full sun
Bloom: Jul-Aug


Attractive stems with white flower clusters make this an excellent plant for both the herb and flower gardens. Forms large colonies if allowed to seed. Foliage and flowers have a very distinct, mild garlic flavor.

Photo gallery of Allium tuberosum: