Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Allium cepa
Alliaceae Borkh.
Allium cepa L. , legitimate, scientific
Linnaeus, C. (1 May 1753), Species Plantarum 1: 300 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "Habitat ..."
Willis, J.H. (1962), A Handbook to Plants in Victoria 1: 323 [secondary reference]
  • Text: "...although hardly naturalized in Victoria, tending to persist by unharvested bulbs in home gardens and onion farms (e.g. Colac district)."
Stearn, W.T. in Stearn, W.T. (ed.) (1978), European species of Allium and allied genera of Alliaceae: a synonymic enumeration. Annales Musei Goulandris 4: 132-133 [secondary reference]
Green, J.W. (1985), Census of the Vascular Plants of Western Australia Edn. 2: 51 [secondary reference]
  • Comment: Appears in square brackets and italics as an "erroneous record".
Stearn, W.T. in George, A.S. (ed.) (1987), Allium. Flora of Australia 45: 361 [secondary reference]
CHAH (2006), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
  • APC Dist.: SA (doubtfully naturalised)