Taxon  Report   210 
Allium lemmonii  S. Watson
Lemmon's onion
Allium lemmonii
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Allium lemmonii
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Allium lemmonii
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Allium lemmonii, 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 lemmonii
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Allium
Yellow Pine Forest
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Allium incisum
PLANTS: Allium scissum
More information about  Allium lemmonii
Jepson eFlora

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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 24, 2016).

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