Nodding Onion

Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Allium cernuum
Common Name: Nodding Onion
Type: Herbaceous Perennial
Bloom Time: July to August
Height: 18-24 inches
Light Requirements: Full sun, Morning shade with afternoon sun, Morning sun with afternoon shade, Filtered shade
Soil Conditions: Requires good drainage, Tolerates periodic drought, Average well-drained soil
Flower Color: Pink
Wildlife: Butterflies, hummingbirds
Special Characteristics:
  • Rabbit tolerant
  • deer tolerant
  • black walnut tolerant