Calflora
Taxon  Report   187    
Allium crispum  Greene
Crinkled onion
Allium crispum, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: ALLIACEAE  
Genus: Allium
Toxicity: MINOR

Serpentine affinity: 1.3; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Allium peninsulare var. crispum
More information about  Allium crispum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALCR5)


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: Aug 17, 2019).