Taxon  Report   9661 
Allium bisceptrum  S. Watson
Twincrest onion
Allium bisceptrum
© 2009 Ron Wolf
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Allium bisceptrum
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Allium bisceptrum
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Allium bisceptrum, 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 bisceptrum
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Family: ALLIACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Allium
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks, meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non 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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TJM2: Allium bisceptrum var. bisceptrum
More information about  Allium bisceptrum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 29, 2016).

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