• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wildflowers - Nodding Onion

Nodding Onion - Allium cernuum
Nodding Onion - Allium cernuum
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
Nodding onions, like all wild onions are edible. Caution must be taken in eating wild onions, because without flowers, they maybe confused with deathcamas which is poisonous.

Did You Know?

Sign used at Wind Cave in 1903 when the cave became a national park.

Wind Cave is the first cave in the world to be designated as a national park. That occurred on January 9, 1903.