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Nodding onion (Allium cernuum) Seeds

Nodding onion (Allium cernuum) Seeds

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In mid-summer, nodding pink chive-like flowers are held above neat clumps of strap-like leaves and visited by butterflies and bees. Edible. Deer resistant.

Native to Maine: No. Native to the prairies of central North America

Growing conditions: Sun to part shade in medium soil

Grows up to: 16"

Blooms: In mid-summer

Pairs well with: Heart-leaved Alexander and Jacob's-ladder

Natural habitat: Meadows and woodland edges

Seeds per packet: 50

Germination Code(s): B
These seeds need a winter or cold period to germinate - a minimum of 60 days below 40°F in moist soil (or sand or vermiculite). Sow outdoors in pots November through February A great species for beginner seed-sowers.

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