Calflora
Taxon  Report   224    
Allium peninsulare  Lemmon ex Greene  var. franciscanum  McNeal & Ownbey
San francisco bay onion,   San francisco onion
Allium peninsulare var. franciscanum, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(56 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: Alliaceae  
Genus: Allium
Parent: Allium peninsulare

Toxicity: MINOR

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Allium peninsulare var. franciscanum

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: 07/27/2021).