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Allium sanbornii  Alph. Wood  var. congdonii  Jepson
Congdon's onion
Allium sanbornii var. congdonii, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Allium sanbornii var. congdonii
© 2012 Barry Breckling
Allium sanbornii var. congdonii
© 2012 Lynn Robertson
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.6 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: ALLIACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Allium
Parent Record Allium sanbornii.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Allium intactum
PLANTS: Allium sanbornii ssp. intactum
 Information about  Allium sanbornii var. congdonii  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ALSAC)

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

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 02, 2014).

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