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what is this plant

Posted by MaryL. NH (My Page) on
Thu, Jun 12, 14 at 13:25

From a friend's garden she is reclaiming after 5 years of neglect. What is this, the root looks like it is trying to spread.


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Looks like a leek


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Except leeks don't have those long brown rhizomes connecting the plants.

Does it smell oniony?


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Yes, it smells oniony.
Also, the small patch has been undisturbed in her garden for the last 5 years, she is just getting back to reclaiming that garden!


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