Calflora
Taxon  Report   203    
Allium hyalinum  Curran
Glassy onion
Allium hyalinum
© 2007 Neal Kramer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Allium hyalinum, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Allium hyalinum
© Gladys Lucille Smith 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Family: ALLIACEAE  
Genus: Allium
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland

Toxicity: MINOR

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Allium hyalinum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALHY)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).