Allium sphaerocephalum, also referred to as the 'Drumstick' Allium, blooms in late June, producing 1" diameter flower heads. Deer Resistant. May-July blooming. 50% Off Spring-Planted Bulbs - Pre-Order For Spring. Commonly called round-headed leak or drumstick allium. Alliums offer a wide diversity of color, height, and blooming times. Managing Pests and Disease. Many Allium species are native to Iran, where many tulips also originate, and the edible Alliums have been cultivated and a staple of diets for over 10,000 years. The plants are vigorous and the flowers are long-lasting, and widely used for fresh and dried cut flower arrangements. If anything we sell fails to grow in your garden, we will replace or refund your order. How to Grow Ornamental Alliums. Deer can be a problem for gardeners, shop our selection of bulbs that deer don't eat. Great for cutting and adding to summer arrangements. Certain flowers are better for deer and rabbit resistance than others. SHIPS IN FALL Tightly packed florets form an oval flowerhead that starts lime-green and becomes a lovely raspberry-red. Zones 4-7. Umbels are 1" across with up to 40 tightly packed bell shaped flowers that turn from green to burgundy as they mature. Deer resistant. If you have any questions, please call us at (877) 309-7333. 'Purple Sensation' Allium - 10 bulbs *Not all plants will be in bloom at the same time, as depicted on the illustration. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Wikimedia Commons. Perennials and spring-planted bulbs are shipped at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone. Blooming in late spring or early summer, this spectacular Allium remains ornamental in the garden well into summer. Blooms early summer. Loosen soil about 10" and water well after planting. Great with ornamental grasses. Note: Alliums are resistant to deer, but rodents such as voles and gophers may eat the bulbs.
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