Taxon  Report   211 
Allium membranaceum  Ownbey
papery onion
Allium membranaceum, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Bloom Period
Community: Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.3 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: ALLIACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Allium
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALME)

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 24, 2014).

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