Taxon  Report   193    
Allium fimbriatum  S. Watson  var. fimbriatum 
Fringed onion
Allium fimbriatum var. fimbriatum
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Allium fimbriatum var. fimbriatum
© 2017 John Doyen
Allium fimbriatum var. fimbriatum
© 2017 Neal Kramer
Allium fimbriatum var. fimbriatum, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California.

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Allium fimbriatum var. fimbriatum
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Allium
Parent: Allium fimbriatum
Toxicity: MINOR
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Allium anserinum
ICPN: Allium fimbriatum var. aboriginum
More information about  Allium fimbriatum var. fimbriatum
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Jan 22, 2019).