Taxon  Report   175 
Allium amplectens  Torrey
narrow leaved onion,  narrowleaf onion
Allium amplectens , a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Allium amplectens
© 2008 Keir Morse
Allium amplectens
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.3 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: ALLIACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Allium
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Allium attenuifolium
PLANTS: Allium monospermum
PLANTS: Allium occidentale
 Information about  Allium amplectens  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ALAM2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2014).

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