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Commonly known as American ornamental onion, Nodding onion

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Genus of about 700 species of spring-, summer- and autumn-flowering bulbous and rhizomatous perennials mainly from dry and mountainous areas of the northern hemisphere.

In most species a single bulb produces offsets which gradually form clumps.

Some species have culinary use such as garlic and chives.

Ramsons, A. ursinum. is the most common native.

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ALLIUM giganteum

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Commonly known as: Giant ornamental onion.
Giant mauve drumstick-shaped flowers
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