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    • Allium stellatum

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aaroncarlson

Date

September 1, 2013 04:19 PM CDT

Description

Crex Sand Prairie State Natural Area, Burnett Co., WI

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laurenbaur

Date

September 8, 2013

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laurenbaur

Date

September 8, 2013

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Square

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bvanderweide

Date

September 22, 2013 05:22 PM CDT

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Square

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bvanderweide

Date

August 18, 2013 07:57 PM CDT

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Square

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bvanderweide

Date

August 30, 2009 12:55 PM CDT

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Square

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bvanderweide

Date

September 25, 2010 07:25 AM CDT

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hobiecat

Date

August 27, 2013

Description

Wild Onion

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julbar

Date

June 27, 2013

Description

I couldn't get closer than 10 ft because of fear of ticks. Couldn't get a good pic of the stem.

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Square

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david_toledo

Date

June 11, 2013 11:38 AM CDT

Description

ALST: Prairie onion

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layla

Date

December 10, 2012

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Square

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abekin

Date

September 4, 2011

Description

Found on a high sunny ridge in the park.

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Description from Wikipedia

Allium stellatum (Autumn onion, Prairie onion) is a perennial wild onion native to North America, where it grows in rocky, sandy soil. It grows from a bulb to about 1-2 feet (30-60 cm) with tufts of leaves which die back as the scape of pink to purple flowers forms. The bulbs are strongly flavored but can be eaten.

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