Taxon  Report   187 
Allium crispum  E. Greene
crinkled onion
Allium crispum , a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Allium crispum
© 1998 John Game
Allium crispum
© 2007 Lynn Watson
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.3 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: ALLIACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Allium
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Allium peninsulare var. crispum
 Information about  Allium crispum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ALCR5)

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

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: Oct 30, 2014).

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