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Allium atropurpureum - Tumbleweed Onion - [Spring B&B Pre-Order] - Amaryllidaceae (The Amaryllis Family)
Allium atropurpureum - Tumbleweed Onion - [Spring B&B Pre-Order] - Allium atropurpureum has many star shaped, warm purple florets held in upward facing half domes about the size of a tennis ball.
Allium atropurpureum - Allium atropurpureum has many star shaped, warm purple florets held in upward facing half domes about the size of a tennis ball.


 
5 bulbs/pack
Price: $7.99
Zone Hardiness: 3-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Height: 2-4'
Width: 4-8"
Flower Colour: Purple

Stock Status:(Out of Stock)
Availability: Pick-up or shipping is usually Oct 1-31.
Product Code: 2959
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Description Fine Print
 
Ornamental onions offer intriguing spherical or egg-shaped inflorescences comprised of hundreds of tiny flowers. Allium atropurpureum is an eastern European species with many star shaped, warm purple florets held in upward facing half domes that are about the size of a tennis ball on 2-3 foot stems. It is easy to grow.
Details
  • Class: Deciduous
  • Soil Moisture: Average, Dry
  • Flowering Time: Early Summer
  • Fragrant: Yes
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Deer Resistant: Yes
  • Attracts: Butterflies, Bees
  • Habitat:
  • Geographical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Southwest Asia and Asia Minor, Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
  • BC Native: No