Allium sphaerocephalon

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Allium sphaerocephalon

Also known as the Drumstick Allium.
Product ID#

Currently unavailable. Full catalog will return by January 1st, 2018.

Quick Facts
Hardiness Zone Range 4-9
Sun conditions Full to Partial Sun
Bulb Spacing 4"-8" apart
Naturalizes Yes
Height at Maturity 24"
Season of Bloom Early Summer
Detailed Product Info

A fantastic and fun naturalizing heirloom, with dense, oblong composite flowers that mature from green to magenta. 1" to 1 1/2" wide atop strong stems. Beautiful en masse. Grows 24" high. Alliums are deer, rabbit and rodent resistant.

Growing Instructions

Alliums do best in full sun to partial shade They require a well-drained soil. Water in well after planting, beyond that normal rainfall should be sufficient. Allium bulbs should be planted 1-2 times as deep as the diameter of the bulb. Bulbs should be kept cool until ready to plant; and planted in fall at least a month before the ground freezes.