Allium sativum, an economically important vegetable, spice, and medicinal crop, produces highly enlarged bulbs and unique organosulfur compounds.

Scientific classitication

Family: Amaryllidaceae

Genus: Allium

Common Name

Garlic, Da Suan


Sun, X., Zhu, S., Li, N., Cheng, Y., Zhao, J., Qiao, X., ... & Li, B. (2020). A Chromosome-Level Genome Assembly of Garlic (Allium sativum) Provides Insights into Genome Evolution and Allicin Biosynthesis. Molecular Plant, 13(9), 1328-1339.