Nodding Onion

Allium Cernuum

plant type:
forb
lifecycle:
perennial
growing season:
warm
cool
cover:
Low

Soil

Acceptable Soil Types:
Clay
Loam
Sand
Acceptable Soil conditions:
Alkaline

Location

Min elevation:
2000
Max elevation:
11500
Counties: 
Apache
Cochise
Coconino
Greenlee
Navajo
Pima
Santa Cruz
Yavapai

Reproduction & Growth

Growth rate: 
Moderate
Germination Overall: 
Moderate
Germination Requirements: 
Cold stratification
Reproduction: 
Low
Establishment: 
High

Ecological

Best Suited for these Site conditions:
Cold
Best Suited for these Management goals:
Drought resilienceForage productionPollinator habitatIncreased soil healthWildlife habitat

Additional Information

Commercial availability:
Commonly available
Citations: