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Garlic
BOTANICAL CLASSIFICATION
Family :
Liliaceae
Genus :
Allium
Species :
sativum
COMMON NAMES
Garlic
USES
Spice; Anti-microbial; Bronchial Treatment; Reduces Blood Pressure and Cholesterol; Treats Ringworm and Threadworm
DESCRIPTION
A perennial herb whose bulb is composed of small cloves and is identifiable by its pungent odor. The onion-like plant grows 2 feet tall, with long, flat pointed leaves and flowers from pink to white.
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