Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Allium stellatum Nuttall ex Ker Gawler. Glade Onion, Prairie Onion. Phen: Jul-Sep. Hab: Limestone glades, calcareous prairies, calcareous barrens. Dist: ON and SK south to n. AR and e. TX; disjunct east of the Mississippi in c. TN, c. KY, and nw. GA.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, ETx1, Il, Mi, Tx; < Allium stellatum – C, F, FNA26, G, K1, K3, K4

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image of plant© Alan M. Cressler
image of plant© Richard & Teresa Ware