Nodding Pink Onion (Allium cernuum)

Pink to white umbels of flowers that can grow up to 2 feet tall. Nectar-filled flowers attract hummingbirds, butterflies, and bees.

 

 

Description

Native perennial with umbels of pink to white flowers at the end of long, leafless stalks. Blooms from June to August. Nectar-filled flowers attract hummingbirds, butterflies, and bees. Nodding Pink Onion prefers full sun and well-draining moist soils.

 

 

Additional information

Scientific Name

Allium cernuum

Common Names

Nodding Pink Onion, Lady's Leek, Wild Onion

Bloom Time

Summer to Fall