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Allium canadense var. fraseri (Fraser meadow garlic)
Smith, Sandy

Allium canadense var. fraseri

Allium canadense L. var. fraseri Ownbey

Fraser meadow garlic, Fraser meadow garlic

Liliaceae (Lily Family)

Synonym(s): Allium fraseri, Allium lavandulare ssp. fraseri, Allium lavandulare var. fraseri


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Margin: Denticulate , Entire
Inflorescence: Spathe
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun
Bloom Notes: Blooms rarely pink.


USA: KS , MT , NE , OK , SD , TX

Herbarium Specimen(s)

NPSOT 0750 Collected Apr 10, 1994 in Comal County by Mary Beth White

Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-203 Collected 2008-06-04 in Travis County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Additional resources

USDA: Find Allium canadense var. fraseri in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Allium canadense var. fraseri in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Allium canadense var. fraseri


Record Last Modified: 2009-03-10
Research By: TWC Staff

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