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Allium hyalinum (Glassy onion)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Allium hyalinum

Allium hyalinum Curran

Glassy onion, Onion lily

Liliaceae (Lily Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: ALHY

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Flower:
Fruit:
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May

Distribution

USA: CA

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACU FAC
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Bibliography

Bibref 995 - Native Landscaping from El Paso to L.A. (2000) Wasowski, S. and A. Wasowski

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Allium hyalinum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Allium hyalinum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Allium hyalinum

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2009-02-21
Research By: TWC Staff

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