Calflora
Taxon  Report   186    
Allium cratericola  Eastw.
Cascade onion
Allium cratericola, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
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Bloom Period
Family: Alliaceae  
Genus: Allium

Toxicity: MINOR

Communities: Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSAllium parvum var. brucae
PLANTSAllium parvum var. jacintense
JEFAllium tribracteatum var. jacintense
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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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 05/13/2021).