Taxon  Report   200    
Allium howellii  Eastw.  var. clokeyi  Ownbey & Aase ex Traub
Clokey's onion,  Mt. pinos onion
Allium howellii var. clokeyi
© 2016 Keir Morse
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Allium howellii var. clokeyi
© 2016 Keir Morse
Allium howellii var. clokeyi
© 2016 Keir Morse
Allium howellii var. clokeyi, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Allium howellii var. clokeyi
© 2016 Keir Morse
Genus: Allium
Parent: Allium howellii
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub

Toxicity: MINOR

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Allium howellii var. clokeyi
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).