Calflora
Taxon  Report   213    
Allium munzii  (Ownbey & Aase ex Traub) McNeal
Munz's onion
Allium munzii, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Allium fimbriatum var. munzii
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory

It is listed by the State of California as Threatened and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ALLIACEAE  
Genus: Allium
Toxicity: MINOR

Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Valley Grassland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + CNPS + PLANTS: Allium fimbriatum var. munzii
More information about  Allium munzii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALMU6)


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: Oct 20, 2019).