Latin name: Allium peninsulare Lemmon ex Greene var. peninsulare
Pronunciation: AL-ee-um pen-in-soo-LARE-ee
Common name: Peninsular onion
Family: Alliaceae (Onion)
Habitat: Dry open or wooded slopes and flats to 3000', valley grassland, foothill woodland, Tehachapis to Transverse and Peninsular Ranges, Channel Islands
Blooming period: March to June
Name derivations: 1) Allium 2) peninsulare