Allium aflatunense

Ornamental Onion, Persian Onion

Family: Amaryllidaceae Amaryllis

Type Perennial
USDA Hardiness range 4A - 8B
Exposure Full sun
Bloom color Purple
Bloom time Late Spring to Mid Summer
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Container, foundation, massing, rock garden, seashore, specimen
Height 24" to 36" / 60cm to 90cm
Spread 4" to 6" / 10cm to 15cm
Growth rate Moderate
Bloom attributes Suitable for cut flowers, suitable for dried flowers
Leaf color Green
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Neutral
Soil type Sandy, loamy
Form Upright or erect
Attributes and features Fragrant foliage, naturalizing