It is a plant that blooms with white flowers and is also known as saliva and dog onion. It can grow up to thirty centimeters in length. It contains vitamin C, saponins, starch, mucilage and poisonous glycosides. It is poisonous when taken in high doses.
It is useful in healing acne and boils. It is diuretic and emetic in low amounts due to the effect of the mucilage it contains. When used in small amounts, it has a heart-strengthening effect.
Its leaves are used as vegetables and its underground bulbs are used for medicinal purposes. It will be beneficial if you put fresh or cooked Akyıldız onion on acne and boils. Since it is a poisonous plant, it should be used with caution.