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Plant Name:

Nodding Onion

Scientific Name:

Allium cernuum


Nodding Onion is a perennial bulbous plant with nodding clusters of pink to white flowers and narrow, grass-like leaves.


Prairies, meadows, rocky slopes


Provides nectar for butterflies, bees, and other pollinators.

Growing Conditions:

Nodding Onion prefers well-drained soil and full sun.


Nodding Onion has culinary and medicinal uses and is also grown as an ornamental plant.

(please exercise caution and consult additional sources or experts before consuming any vegetation):

Bulbs and leaves can be eaten raw or used in cooking

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Fun Facts:

Nodding Onion is native to North America and is known for its nodding flowers. It is also a favorite food source for pollinators.

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