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Allium 'Rosy Dream' produces distinctive, fuzzy, lavender pink (rather than purple or white) spherical flower heads on stems about 12-18 inches high.
Allium cernuum is a light pink nodding onion native to BC that is extremely hardy, edible, and deer resistant.
Allium cernuum 'White Master' is a taller, white form of the B.C. native with exquisite, nodding flowers.
Allium cristophii looks like a firework of tiny lavender pink flowers exploding in heads up to 15 inches wide!
Allium cyaneum forms clumps of violet blue, pendant shaped flowers above fine foliage in June and July.
Allium hirtifolium var. album is a four foot tall species with spheres of white.
Allium nevskianum is a rare species with large pink flowers atop pairs of blue leaves.
Allium schoenoprasum 'Curly Mauve' offers a more ornamental take on the garden chive with curly, blue-grey leaves and silver-pink flowers.
Allium schoenoprasum f. albiflorum is an edible chive, with masses of pure white, star shaped flowers gathered in luxuriantly blooming umbels.
Allium schoenoprasum 'Forescate' is a large-flowered selection of chives with rose-purple flowers.
Allium schoenoprasum 'Snowcap' is a white-flowered selection of chives.
Allium schubertii has rosey purple, star-shaped flowers arranged like an exploding firework that can be as big as a volleyball!
Allium 'Blue Eddy' has twisty and twirly bluish foliage topped in late summer with lavender pink spheres. A great ornamental onion for the sun garden.
Allium 'Pink Planet' has bluish-green, twisting foliage and dense balls of silver-pink flowers in late summer.
Allium tanguticum 'Summer Beauty' blooms in mid to late summer with numerous spheres of lavender-pink flowers popular with pollinators.
Allium 'Cameleon' has charming, playful flower heads that emerge dusky pink and fade to white with pink veining.
Allium 'Medusa forms rounded clusters of light amethyst purple flowers that rise above low mounds of grey-green, twisty foliage.
Allium 'Mercurius' forms tall, 2-3 foot stems topped with half globes in a rich, saturated shade of raspberry wine.
Allium 'Metallic Shine' makes spectacular, metallic purple blooms 10-12 inches wide composed of hundreds of loose, star shaped flowers.
Allium 'Miami' forms tall, 2-3 foot stems topped with half orbs of rich purple, star shaped flowers loosely arranged in 3-4 inch heads.
Allium 'Millenium' forms fantastic two inch spheres on tall stems like rose-purple balloons floating in the summer garden.
Allium 'Ping Pong' has unusual, fuzzy looking spheres of white flowers opening from buds tinged pink.
Allium 'Pink Jewel' produces distinctive pink spherical flower heads about 3 inches wide on stems to almost 3 feet high.
Allium 'Red Eye'/'Silver Spring' has tight heads of fragrant, white, star-like flowers with dark purple ovaries surrounded by a flush of pink.
Allium 'Serendipity' forms two inch spheres on tall blue-green stems like rose-purple balloons floating in the summer garden.