Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Allium oxyphilum Wherry. Phen: Aug. Hab: Shale barrens, on strongly acidic shales. Dist: Endemic to a small area of WV (Greenbrier, Mercer, Monroe, and Summers counties) and VA (Alleghany and Craig counties).

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = K1, K3, K4, Va; < Allium cernuum – C, F, FNA26, G, W

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