Taxon  Report   8630 
Allium cepa  L.
garden onion
Allium cepa, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is not native to California.
 

 Interactive Distribution Map 


 Observation Hotline 
 (observation details + photos)



 Distribution by County 

point, line, or polygon

 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations



Bloom Period
Allium cepa
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Community:
escaped cultivar
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: ALLIACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Allium
Add an Observation of  Allium cepa
 
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Allium cepa var. aggregatum
PLANTS: Allium cepa var. cepa
PLANTS: Allium cepa var. multiplicans
PLANTS: Allium cepa var. proliferum
PLANTS: Allium cepa var. solaninum
 Information about  Allium cepa  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ALCE)

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google
 

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 20, 2014).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.

Applications About Calflora Search for Plants
Calflora  -  1700 Shattuck Avenue   #198,   Berkeley, CA   94709  -  510 883-3148  -  CONTACT