Taxon  Report   185 
Allium campanulatum  S. Watson
Dusky onion,  Sierra onion
Allium campanulatum
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Allium campanulatum
© 2008 Ron Wolf
Allium campanulatum
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Allium campanulatum, 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 campanulatum
© 2003 Steve Matson
Genus: Allium
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: slopes
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Allium austinae
PLANTS: Allium bidwelliae
PLANTS: Allium campanulatum var. bidwelliae
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 22, 2018).

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