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Monday - April 17, 2006

From: Austin, TX
Region: Southwest
Topic: Plant Identification
Title: Drummonds wild onion growing along creek in St. Edwards Park
Answered by: Nan Hampton


I live near St Edwards Park in Austin and was wondering what the name of the onion is that grows along the creek. Thanks


My guess is that it is Drummond's wild onion (Allium drummondii). Another possibility is Canada onion (Allium canadense var. canadense).


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