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Allium aflatunense            Family: Amaryllidaceae   (Amaryllis)          
Ornamental Onion, Persian Onion


Picture of Allium aflatunense

 Photography by: United States National Arboretum

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


Allium aflatunense

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