Calflora
Taxon  Report   180    
Allium bisceptrum  S. Watson  var. bisceptrum   
(no longer an active name)
Twin crest onion,  Twincrest onion
Allium bisceptrum var. bisceptrum, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: ALLIACEAE  
Genus: Allium
Parent: Allium bisceptrum
Toxicity: MINOR

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: streambanks, meadows

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Allium bisceptrum

 
NOTE: Allium bisceptrum var. bisceptrum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Allium bisceptrum var. bisceptrum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALBIB)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 19, 2019).