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Allium acuminatum

taper-tip onion (Allium acuminatum)
Allium acuminatum
Common Names tapertip onion
Family Lily
Flower Color Purple
Native Yes
Weed No

taper-tip onion (Allium acuminatum) taper-tip onion (Allium acuminatum)

Tapertip onion (Allium acuminatum) is an edible plant. The small bulbs were collected and cooked by native Americans.

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Dr. Clinton C. Shock

Malheur Agricultural Experiment Station
595 Onion Avenue
Ontario, OR 97914
(541) 889-2174
FAX (541) 889-7831

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