Calflora
Taxon  Report   175    
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
Family: ALLIACEAE  
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:
PLANTS: Allium attenuifolium
ICPN + PLANTS: Allium monospermum
PLANTS: Allium occidentale
More information about  Allium amplectens
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALAM2)


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: May 26, 2019).