Liliaceae
Allium crenulatum

Olympic Onion

Erect leafless flower stem with hanging head, many basal leaves, just shorter than flowering stem. Grass-like leaves remain green through flowering. Flowers in numerous nodding clusters with bracts at base, pink to white, bell-shaped. Grows in moist rocky soils at low to high elevations.

  • Rarity: Uncommon
  • Flowering Time: Mid Summer
  • Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Height: 3--8 inches
  • Habitat: Alpine, Subalpine, Coastal
  • Found In: Olympic NP, N Cascades NP
  • Native: Yes