Taxon  Report   225    
Allium peninsulare  Lemmon ex Greene  var. peninsulare 
Mexicali onion,  Penisula onion
Allium peninsulare var. peninsulare
© 2009 George W. Hartwell
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Allium peninsulare var. peninsulare
© 2011 Steven Perry
Allium peninsulare var. peninsulare
© 2011 Steven Perry
Allium peninsulare var. peninsulare, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California.

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Allium peninsulare var. peninsulare
© 2018 Adam Chasey
Genus: Allium
Parent: Allium peninsulare
Toxicity: MINOR
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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 18, 2018).