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Allium haematochiton  S. Watson
red skinned onion,  redskin onion
Allium haematochiton, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Allium haematochiton
© 2010 Eliza Maher Hasselquist
Allium haematochiton
© 2003 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Communities:
Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: ALLIACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Allium
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Allium marvinii
 Information about  Allium haematochiton  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ALHA)

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: Dec 19, 2014).

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