Allium atrorubens var. cristatum

(S. Watson) McNeal

Madroño 39: 86. 1992

Basionyms: Allium cristatum S. Watson Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 14: 232. 1879
Synonyms: Allium atrorubens subsp. inyonis (M. E. Jones) Traub Allium atrorubens var. inyonis (M. E. Jones) Ownbey Allium decipiens S. Watson Allium inyonis Allium nevadense subsp. cristatum (S. Watson) Traub Allium nevadense var. cristatum (S. Watson) Ownbey
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 26. Treatment on page 249.
Tepals pale pink with darker pink midveins, lance-ovate to ovate, apex margins flat, not becoming involute. 2n = 14.

Phenology: Flowering late Apr–Jun.
Habitat: Sandy, rocky, or clay soils on desert slopes and mountains
Elevation: 1200–2100 m


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Ariz., Calif., Nev., Utah.


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Lower Taxa


AuthorDale W. McNeal Jr. + and T. D. Jacobsen +
Authority(S. Watson) McNeal +
BasionymsAllium cristatum +
DistributionAriz. +, Calif. +, Nev. + and Utah. +
Elevation1200–2100 m +
HabitatSandy, rocky, or clay soils on desert slopes and mountains +
Illustration copyrightFlora of North America Association +
IllustratorYevonn Wilson-Ramsey +
PhenologyFlowering late Apr–Jun. +
Publication titleMadroño +
Publication year1992 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xml grained fna xml/V26/V26 445.xml +
SynonymsAllium atrorubens subsp. inyonis +, Allium atrorubens var. inyonis +, Allium decipiens +, Allium inyonis +, Allium nevadense subsp. cristatum + and Allium nevadense var. cristatum +
Taxon familyLiliaceae +
Taxon nameAllium atrorubens var. cristatum +
Taxon parentAllium atrorubens +
Taxon rankvariety +
VolumeVolume 26 +