Calflora
Taxon  Report   197    
Allium hickmanii  Eastw.
Hickman's onion
Allium hickmanii
© 2004 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Allium hickmanii
© 1999 John Game
Allium hickmanii
© 2004 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Allium hickmanii, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Allium hickmanii
© 2006 Dave Hacker
Family: ALLIACEAE  
Genus: Allium
Communities: Coastal Prairie, Chaparral, Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Valley Grassland

Toxicity: MINOR

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

 
More information about  Allium hickmanii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALHI)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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