Species Detail

Allium cepa L.
cultivated onion


Scientific Name:  
Allium cepa L.
Common Name:  
cultivated onion
Myaamia Name:  
Uses:  
Food
Harvest Seasons:  
Summer
Habitats:  
Beech-Maple Forest, Oak Forest including Oak-Hickory, Beech-Oak-Maple Mixed Mesophytic, Dry Prairie grasslands, Wet Prairie grasslands with flooding, Human-Disturbed Areas
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Herb, Cultivated

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Allium cepa L.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
No Reference Specified Use - Food  modern traditional food/crop. In the traditional story of Young Thunder William Pecongah; he describes the crops he had growing on his land 160 acres of reserve in central Indiana.
Botanical Sources  
Allium cepa L.
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Related Sources  
Allium cepa L.
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