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Allium desertorum Forssk., it is a bulbous geophyte and grows primarily in the subtropical biome., Life Form: G, Flowering in: Mar-May., Vern: ——  Phytochoria: SA, The native range of this species is Jordan to Egypt.  Notes: Wild in Libya.

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Distribution in Libya
Marmarica Plateau
Marmarica (north-eastern part of Libya) 2004


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  


Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest: pdf files
Saaed, M.W.B., EL-Barasi, Y.M. & Rahil, R.O. (2021) An updated checklist and quantitative analysis of the Marmarica Plateau flora, in the north-eastern part of Libya. Phytotaxa 509 (1): 001-055.,

An updated Marmarica Plateau flora 2021