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Allium cernuumAllium cernuum

nodding onion

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 0.5-2.5'
Flowers: Jun.-Aug.; pink, rose, white
Fruit: capsule

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade
Moisture: Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Loamy Sandy

Habitat

ledges, gravels, rocky or wooded slopes

Native to

Region: Mountain *
States:

Wildlife

Butterfly *

Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/1976.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004