TOMPKINS COUNTY FLORA
Allium canadenseL.
Mitchell NYNYFA TCUSDA NY
accepted accepted accepted
Meadow Garlic

Alliaceae

CAYUGA FLORA (1926) NOTES: Damp sandy, gravelly, or stony, neutral, subcalcareous, or slightly acid, soils; mostly in alluvium, more rarely in cinders or talus ; frequent. May 20-June. Cinders along the railroad, Ithaca-Newfield town line ; alluvium in Enfield Glen;Renwick woods; Fall Creek, on the island at Forest Home (D.!) and above, also below Ithaca Falls (D.); Cayuga Heights Road, near first iron bridge; shaly talus along railroad n. of Myers Point; field near salt well at Aurora (D.) ; and elsewhere. N. B. to Minn, and Colo., southw. to Fla. and Tex., occurring sparingly on the Coastal Plain.


BH SPECIMENS FOR Allium canadense (this list may be incomplete)
 Town of Dryden, 107 Neimi Road, Five Wells Nature Preserve, west of Farm House, flowers mauve; rare to see this flower; exceptionally wet year, 10 Aug 1996, Dilger WCD1342 (BH 111636);
 Ithaca, Renwick Swamp, 25 May 1919, Bailey (BH 12318);
 Ithaca, Forest Home, Fall Creek, between bridges, alluvial wooded island, 1 Apr 1920, Bechtel 13458 (BH 12300);
 Ithaca, Cayuga Heights, shaded spot in woods, 7 Jul 1917, Bechtel 7850 (BH 12315);
 Ithaca, Renwick Flats, 3 May 1932, Clausen 373 (BH 12317);
 Ithaca, Fall Creek, north bank near Ithaca Falls, 9 Jun 1870, 20 Jun 1882, Dudley 910 (BH 12301);
 Enfield, Enfield Ravine, alluvium, 14 Jul 1917, Eames & Gershoy 7849 (BH 12303);
 Ithaca, Fall Creek Ravine, opposite Forest Home, bank of creek, 20 Jul 1914, Eames & Metcalf 1988 (BH 12298);
 Ithaca, Forest Home, Fall Creek Ravine, beyond second bridge, north side of creek, damp woods, 26 May 1914, Eames & Metcalf 1986 (BH 12299);
 Lansing, north of Myers Point, along lake road, shaly talus, 12 Jun 1918, Eames & Wiegand 9616 (BH 12314);
 Newfield, Inlet Valley, along railroad, in cinders, 6 Jun 1918, Eames & Wiegand 9615 (BH 12305);
 Newfield, Inlet Valley, along railroad, in cinders, 6 Jun 1918, Eames & Wiegand 9615 (BH 12302);
 Ithaca, Forest Home, in woods, 22 Jun 1920, Muenscher & Bechtel 127 (BH 12316);
 Ithaca, bottom land woods along Fall Creek at head of Cayuga Lake, in moist shaded low land, 18 Jun 1913, Palmer 298 (BH 12306);
 Ithaca, near Fall Creek, east of railroad, low ground, 22 Jun 1914, Thomas 1987 (BH 12304);
 Ithaca, above Forest Home, bank of Fall Creek, 25 Jun 1915, Thomas 3702 (BH 12307);

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Allium canadense

Allium canadense

Allium canadense

Allium canadense

Allium canadense

Allium canadense

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