Allium bolanderi var. mirabile

(L. F. Henderson) McNeal

Phytologia 73: 307. 1992.

Basionym: Allium mirabile L. F. Henderson Rhodora 32: 22. 1930
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 26. Treatment on page 259.

Bulbs oblique-oblong, ± irregularly shaped, suggesting small tuber, 0.9–1.4 cm; outer coats pale brown, breaking with irregular edges, cells of reticulum wavy. Flowers 9–14 mm; tepals narrowly lanceolate, apex acute. 2n = 14.

Phenology: Flowering late May–early Jul.
Habitat: Clay soils, including serpentine
Elevation: 50–1000 m


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