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Allium amplectens  Torr.
Narrow leaved onion,  Narrowleaf onion
Allium amplectens, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Allium
Toxicity: MINOR

Serpentine affinity: 2.3; (weak indicator)

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Allium acuminatum var. gracile
JEF: Allium attenuifolium var. monospermum
JEF + PLANTS: Allium attenuifolium
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More information about  Allium amplectens
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2019).