Allium christophii syn. albopilosum - Flowering Onion - 100 per Box
Allium christophii syn. albopilosum is native to Iran, Turkey and surrounding areas. They appear exotic, but are easy to grow. They bloom late season. Height is approximately 20 inches. They are perfect for perennial borders, container gardens and bulb gardens. You'll love them in cut flowers arrangements.
Name(s): Allium christophii, Allium albopilosum, Star Of Persia.
Flower Color: Purple.
Bloom Time: Late spring.
Foliage: Herbaceous, blue-green, smooth, fragrant.
Height/Spread: 20 inches x 12 inches.
Climate Zones: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8.
Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade.
Soil Condition: Well-drained, average, pH 6.6 to 7.8.
Planting Depth: 8 inches.
Features: Deer resistant, fragrant.
Uses: Massed planting, cutting gardens, container gardens, bulb gardens, butterfly gardens, herb gardens, borders.
Comments: Plant 8 inches deep and 12 inches apart in average well-drained soil. They thrive in full sun to partial shade in USDA climate zones 4 to 8.
Bulb size is 12cm and up.
Shipping begins in September.
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