Calflora
Taxon  Report   231    
Allium sanbornii  Alph. Wood  var. sanbornii 
Sanborn's allium,   Sanborn's onion
Allium sanbornii var. sanbornii, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, and also found in Oregon.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   CNDDB
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one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

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

Toxicity: MINOR

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Allium sanbornii var. sanbornii

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: 04/11/2021).