Taxon  Report   185    
Allium campanulatum  S. Watson
Dusky onion,  Sierra onion
Allium campanulatum, 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
Genus: Allium
Toxicity: MINOR

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Allium austinae
PLANTS: Allium bidwelliae
PLANTS: Allium campanulatum var. bidwelliae
More information about  Allium campanulatum
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: Sep 22, 2019).