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|Family: Alliaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Allium||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Allium punctum L.F. Hend.
Habit: Bulb 1--2 cm, ovoid; outer coat brown to yellow-brown or gray, sculpture +- obvious, cells narrowly rectangular, transversely elongate, +- in vertical rows. Stem: 3--10 cm. Leaf: 2, 1.5--2 × stem, flat, sickle-shaped. Inflorescence: flowers 6--20; pedicels 5--11 mm. Flower: 6--13 mm; perianth parts erect, lance-oblong, entire, white to pink; ovary crests 3, wide, low, central. Chromosomes: n=7.
Ecology: Rocky flats; Elevation: 1200--1600 m. Bioregional Distribution: MP; Distribution Outside California: southern Oregon, northwestern Nevada. Flowering Time: May--Jun
eFlora Treatment Author: Dale W. McNeal
Jepson Online Interchange
Listed on CNPS Rare Plant Inventory
Previous taxon: Allium praecox
Next taxon: Allium sanbornii
Citation for this treatment: Dale W. McNeal 2016. Allium punctum, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=12627, accessed on December 04, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on December 04, 2016.