Taxon  Report   236 
Allium tolmiei  Baker & S. Watson  var. tolmiei 
Tolm's onion,  Tolmei's onion
Allium tolmiei var. tolmiei
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
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Allium tolmiei var. tolmiei, 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 tolmiei var. tolmiei
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Allium
Parent Record Allium tolmiei
Sagebrush Scrub
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Allium cusickii
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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: Jan 18, 2018).

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