Allium 'Violet Beauty' is a large ornamental onion with gorgeous, warm purple flower heads 4-6 inches wide on stems 2-3 feet tall.
Allium 'Violet Beauty' is a large ornamental onion with gorgeous, warm purple flower heads 4-6 inches wide on stems 2-3 feet tall. It makes a stunning architectural focal point in the late spring to early summer garden.
Common Name: Ornamental Onion - [Spring B&B Pre-Order]
Family: Amaryllidaceae (The Amaryllis Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Purple
Secondary Bloom Colour: Pink
Bloom Time: Spring - Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Dry, Drought Tolerant
Benefits: Butterflies, Bees
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Gritty, well drained soil. With rare exception, Alliums are native to the Northern hemisphere, particularly in Asia and the eastern Mediterranean. Most enjoy sun and dry, well drained mineral soils.
Award: GPP, AGM
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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