[The Lily Family in the Columbia River Gorge]

The Onions of the Columbia River Gorge

The Genus Allium

Inflorescence of Tapertip Onion, Taper-tip Onion, Hooker's Onion: Allium acuminatum (Synonyms: Allium acuminatum var. acuminatum, Allium acuminatum var. cuspidatum, Allium cuspidatum)

Taper-tip Onion: Allium accuminatum

Tapertip Onion, Taper-tip Onion, Hooker's Onion: Allium acuminatum (Synonyms: Allium acuminatum var. acuminatum, Allium acuminatum var. cuspidatum, Allium cuspidatum)

Narrow-leaf Onion, Slim-leaf Onion: Allium amplectens (Synonyms: Allium acuminatum var. gracile, Allium attenuifolium, Allium attenuifolium var. monospermum, Allium monospermum, Allium occidentale, Allium serratum)

Nodding Onion: Allium cernuum (Synonyms: Allium allegheniense, Allium cernuum var. cernuum, Allium oxyphilum, Allium recurvatum)

Scalloped Onion, Olympic Onion: Allium crenulatum (Synonyms: Allium cascadense, Allium vancouverense, Allium watsonii)

Nevius' Garlic, Nevius' Onion: Allium douglasii var. nevii (Synonym: Allium nevii var. nevii)

Fragile Onion, Scilla-like Onion: Allium scilloides

Crow Garlic, Field Garlic, Wild Chives, Wild Garlic: Allium vineale (Synonym: Allium vineale ssp. vineale)


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