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Yosemite Onion (Allium yosemitense)

  • Global Rank: G3 - Vulnerable
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Liliaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 148617
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 07/02/2022

Where is Yosemite Onion (Allium yosemitense) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Yosemite Onion can be found in California

Which CPC Partners conserve Yosemite Onion (Allium yosemitense)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

Conservation Actions

Tina Stanley
  • 12/02/2022
  • Seed Collection

UC Davis Arboretum and Public Gardens collected this species from the wild in July, 2022.

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Taxon Allium yosemitense
Authority Eastw.
Family Liliaceae
CPC Number 449704
ITIS 42657
Duration Perennial
Common Names Yosemite Onion
Associated Scientific Names Allium yosemitense
State Rank
State State Rank
California S3
Ecological Relationships


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