Allium nutans L.

Siberian Ornamental Onion


Family: Amaryllidaceae

Genus: Allium

Category: Perennial

Zones: 3 to 10

Size: To 24" tall and wide

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Vary variable species. Clumping onion with flowers of white, pink and rose.

History: 

Published in Sp. Pl. 1: 299 in 1753.

Native to Siberia and Kazakhstan.

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