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Allium senescens 'Blue Eddy'
Common Name: Spiral Onion Family: Alliaceae (The Onion Family)

Ornamental onions offer intriguing spherical or egg-shaped inflorescences comprised of hundreds of tiny flowers. Allium 'Blue Eddy' has really attractive mounds of twisted, linear, bluish foliage that seem to swirl and twirl and spin. The lilac pink, spherical flower heads appear in late summer and bloom into fall. A distinctive and interesting ornamental plant in both flower and foliage for the front of the border or rock gardens.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia

Asia and the Pacific - North Central and Eastern Asia

Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan

Native Habitat:
Deep soils.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourPurple
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom Colour
Height12-24" Bloom TimeSpring
Spread4-8" FragranceNo
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Loves Sun Sun Part Sun Foliage ColourBluish Green
Soil MoistureAverage Dry Stem Colour
Hardiness3-9 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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