Delicate, showy heads of small, pale pink to rose-colored flowers, held in perfect globes by a single stem from midsummer to fall. The onion-like leaves appear quite early and typically are gone before flowering time. Grows from small bulbs, all parts smell like onions. Bulb, flower and greens are edible.
Native Environment: Glade, Prairie
Culture: Full sun, dry to medium soils, a great easy to grow plant.
Height: 1 to 2 feet
Spread: 4 to 6 inches
Plant Type: Bulb
Color: Deep Pink/Rose
Sun Exposure: Full Sun / Medium Sun / Average Shade
Season of Interest: July to September
Soil Moisture: Average / Moderate
Animal Resistance: Deer Resistant / Rabbit Resistant
Nature Attracting: Pollinators / Beneficial Insects
Special Usage: Edible
Tolerate: Drought, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil, Black Walnut