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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Allium cratericola
© 2008 George W. Hartwell
Allium cratericola
© 2006 George W. Hartwell
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:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ALCR3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: Jul 31, 2014).

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