Taxon  Report   8767 
Allium marvinii  A. Davids.
Yucaipa onion
Allium marvinii
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
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Allium marvinii
© 2013 Keir Morse
Allium marvinii
© 2013 Keir Morse
Allium marvinii, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Allium marvinii
© 2013 Keir Morse
Genus: Allium
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
PLANTS accepted name: Allium haematochiton
More information about  Allium marvinii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 24, 2017).

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