Calflora
Taxon  Report   223    
Allium peninsulare  Lemmon ex Greene
Mexicali onion
Allium peninsulare
© 2006 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Allium peninsulare
© 1972 Dean Wm. Taylor
Allium peninsulare
© 2005 Steven Thorsted
Allium peninsulare, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Allium peninsulare
© 2005 Steven Thorsted
Family: ALLIACEAE  
Genus: Allium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland

Toxicity: MINOR

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Allium peninsulare
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 (ALPE)

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 17, 2018).

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