Latin name: Allium amplectens Torrey
  Pronunciation: AL-ee-um am-PLEK-tens

  Common name: Narrow-leaved onion
  Family: Alliaceae (Onion)
  Habitat: Dry slopes and fields mostly below 6000',
  wooded places, clay soils, Cuyamaca and Laguna
  Mts

  Blooming period: March to June
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Allium
  2) amplectens
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