Allium cernuum Nodding Onion

  • Allium cernuum,  Nodding Onion
  • Allium cernuum,  Nodding Onion
  • Plant type
    • Perennial
  • Native or non-native
    • Native
  • Sun & shade levels
    • Full Sun
  • Soil conditions
    • Dry
    • Some Moisture
    • Moist & Well-Drained
  • Yearly Height, Width
    • 6-12 in., 3-8 in.
  • Ten Year Height, Width
    • 12-18 in., 6-12 in.
  • Matured Height, Width
    • 12-18 in., 12 in. +
 

A wild onion preferring moist sunny locations such as wet meadows. Has interesting flowers and foliage. Clusters of pink flowers hang down in a nodding fashion. Clumps for like chives. Edible bulbs.

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