Taxon  Report   192 
Allium fimbriatum  S. Watson
Fringed onion,  Wild onion
Allium fimbriatum
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Allium fimbriatum
© 2009 Keir Morse
Allium fimbriatum
© 2008 Ron Wolf
Allium fimbriatum, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Allium fimbriatum
© 2003 Dianne Fristrom
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Allium fimbriatum
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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