Taxon  Report   202 
Allium howellii  Eastw.  var. sanbenitense  (Traub) Ownbey & Aase
San Benito onion
Allium howellii var. sanbenitense, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4 (broad endemic / strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: ALLIACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Allium
Parent Record Allium howellii.
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Allium howellii ssp. sanbenitense
PLANTS: Allium sanbenitense
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USDA PLANTS Profile (ALHOS)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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