Ornamental onions offer intriguing spherical or egg-shaped inflorescences comprised of hundreds of tiny flowers. Tightly formed, round, softball-sized inflorescence filled with small lilac purple florets; plant among perennials to hide dying foliage; blooms in late spring with Dutch Iris and Eremurus and painted daisies. Native from Afghanistan to Pakistan and north into Russia.
North Central and Eastern Asia
Southwest Asia and Asia Minor