Allium cernuum (Nodding Onion) Family: Alliaceae (Onion)

Allium cernuum is our only onion with a nodding umbel of flowers. Flowers are purple or white.

Vegetation zone:  Foothills, Montane, Subalpine  (5500 - 11,000 ft.)
Time of bloom:  June - August
Origin:  Native
Eastern Colorado Wildflowers