Data about <i>Allium cernuum</i>

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Distribution

 
native range includes
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Canada
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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Canada
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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Canada
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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Lower 48 United States of America
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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Lower 48 United States of America
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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Lower 48 United States of America
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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Lower 48 United States of America
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
 
probably introduced range includes
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U. S. Virgin Islands
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
 
geographic distribution
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North America - Canada
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - Canada - British Columbia
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - Canada - Saskatchewan
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Alabama
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Arizona
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Colorado
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Georgia
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Kentucky
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Michigan
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Minnesota
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Mississippi
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Missouri
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Nebraska
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - New Mexico
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - New York
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - North Carolina
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - South Carolina
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - South Dakota
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Tennessee
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Texas
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Virginia
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - West Virginia
Missouri Botanical Garden  

Physical Description

 
plant height average
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14 inch mature
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
 
growth habit
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forb/herb
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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forb/herb
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forb/herb
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forb/herb
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forb/herb
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forb/herb
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Ecology

 
habitat
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clearing
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
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cliff
Environments - EOL project  
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cultivated habitat
Environments - EOL project  
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mount
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mountain
Environments - EOL project  
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prairie
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prairie
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rock
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sand
Environments - EOL project  
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soil
Environments - EOL project  
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soil
Environments - EOL project  
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subterrestrial habitat
Environments - EOL project  
 
habitat includes
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non-marine
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
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non-marine
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
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non-marine
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
 
wetland indicator status (NWPL)
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facultative upland
National Wetland Plant List  
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facultative upland
National Wetland Plant List  
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facultative upland
National Wetland Plant List  
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facultative upland
National Wetland Plant List  
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facultative upland
National Wetland Plant List  
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facultative upland
National Wetland Plant List  
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upland
National Wetland Plant List  
 
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elevation measurement
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1,829 m
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
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2,591 m
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
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30 m
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
 
soil requirements
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needs dry to average soils
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
 
shade tolerance
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needs sun to partial shade
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  

Life History and Behavior

 
life cycle habit
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perennial
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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perennial
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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perennial
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perennial
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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perennial
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perennial
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
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perennial
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
 
bloom period begin
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August
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
 
bloom period end
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September
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
 
seed ripening date
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October
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
 
seed per unit average
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7,500 per ounce
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  

Conservation

 
extinction status
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extant
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
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extant
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
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extant
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

 
plant propagation method
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cold moist stratification
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
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dry seed storage
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
 
seed/spore extraction
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shatter, rub, or beat soft dry fruit
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  

Database and Repository Coverage

 
type specimen repository
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National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution (USNM)
National Museum of Natural History Collections  
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National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution (USNM)
National Museum of Natural History Collections  

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