Berrybank Nursery, 5 Boggs Holdings, Pencaitland, East Lothian, EH34 5BA

Allium cernuum

Common Name: 'Nodding onion'

This is a lovely summer flowering bulbous perennial forming clumps with loose heads of pendulous purplish-pink flowers, Jun-Aug. H45cm.S10cm.


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Care Instructions

Easy to grow in full sun and fertile, well-drained soil. Add grit to clay soils to improve drainage. Excellent for naturalising. All parts of the plant are edible.

Plant No: 3203

About Us

Macplants are central/southern Scotland's largest growers of herbaceous perennials, alpines, ferns and ornamental grasses. We have our plant centre open to the public in East Lothian, close to Edinburgh and we also supply a diverse range of trade clients both in the landscape and garden centre sectors.

We grow a large range of plants including many interesting and unusual varieties not usually seen for sale. Amongst the many plants we grow are our highly praised autumn Gentians bred here by Dr Ian McNaughton and probably the largest range of Meconopsis cultivars found anywhere.

Our Contacts

Berrybank Nursery,
5 Boggs Holdings,
East Lothian
EH34 5BA

01875 341179