Calflora
Taxon  Report   758    
Asphodelus fistulosus  L.
Asphodel,  Onionweed
Asphodelus fistulosus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate

Asphodelus fistulosus is classified by the U.S. Federal Government as a NOXIOUS WEED. [USDA 2000]
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ASPHODELACEAE  
Genus: Asphodelus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Asphodelus tenuifolius
More information about  Asphodelus fistulosus

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: Feb 22, 2019).