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The Three-Cornered Leek (Allium triquetrum) is a bulbous flowering plant in the Amaryllidaceae family of onions, garlics, and leeks. It is also known as Onion Weed.

It is native to the meadows and woodlands of the Mediterranean basin.

Its stems are 17-60 centimetres (7-23 inches) tall. 

Each stem has 4-19 white flowers about 2 centimetres (one inch) long.

All parts of the plant are edible.

The Three-Cornered Leek blooms from January to May in the Northern Hemisphere.

Photographed in the Botanical Garden, Paris, April 2021.

Photographer: Martina Nicolls

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