Taxon  Report   9661 
Allium bisceptrum  S. Watson
twincrest onion
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
Allium bisceptrum
© 2009 Ron Wolf
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]    
Family: ALLIACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Allium
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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TJM2: Allium bisceptrum var. bisceptrum
 Information about  Allium bisceptrum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ALBI2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: Aug 01, 2014).

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