Taxon  Report   186 
Allium cratericola  Eastw.
Cascade onion
Allium cratericola, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Bloom Period
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.6 (strong 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 parvum var. brucae
PLANTS: Allium parvum var. jacintense
 Information about  Allium cratericola  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALCR3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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