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Allium karataviense 'Ivory Queen' has 2-3 broad, bluish-green leaves topped with large spheres of pure white florets.
Allium karataviense ssp. henrikki ('Red Globe') is a steroidal version of the species with huge leaves and reddish purple flower heads up to 8 inches across!
Allium macranthum is a rare species of wet habitats with delicate, pendulous, bell-shaped, pink to purple-pink flowers in a loose cluster.
'Jeannine' is a special form with bolder colour and more flowers.
Allium nigrum produces cool half spheres of white flowers with greenish-black centres offering a unique look in the garden.
Allium obliquum has blue stems to 3 feet holding sulphur yellow spheres of tiny florets. This is a rare and choice species.
Allium pskemense is a rare species with dramatic, inflated, blue-green leaves topped with white spheres in summer.
Allium sativum var. ophioscorodon is a curious form of garlic with twisting stems that create a cool sculptural effect in the garden.
Allium schubertii has rosey purple, star-shaped flowers arranged like an exploding firework that can be as big as a volleyball!
Allium scorodoprasum 'Art' is a zany and unique ornamental onion with open flower heads of magenta-red florets and little bulbils!
Allium 'Passion' is cool, zany, and unique with open flower heads of magenta-red florets and little bulbils!
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 sphaerocephalon has two inch wide oval flower heads, green in bud, slowly turning a deep maroon and then deep pink.
Allium stipitatum 'White Giant' is the tallest of the white ornamental onions with huge 6-8 inch wide, pure white spheres.
Allium tanguticum 'Summer Beauty' blooms in mid to late summer with numerous spheres of lavender-pink flowers popular with pollinators.
Allium triquetrum is an unusal ornamental and edible onion species producing loose umbels of drooping flowers.
Allium 'Ambassador' has fantastic six inch spheres on tall stems like magenta-purple balloons floating above the June garden.
Allium 'Beau Regard' is a gargantuan ornamental onion with lavender-purple spheres up to 8-10 inches across on stems 3-4 feet tall!
Allium 'Cameleon' has charming, playful flower heads that emerge dusky pink and fade to white with pink veining.
Allium 'Gladiator' has large, fragrant lavender-purple spheres the size of soft balls on 3-4 foot stems.