Allium aflatunense 'Purple Sensation'

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Ornamental Onion

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-9

Stunning spring bloomer with a large, round, purple globe above strong stem. Naturalizes well. Great source of nectar for beneficial insects. Dramatic in a mass. Long vase time.

Height

26-32 Inches

Spread

6-8 Inches

Color

Blue/Purple

Bloom Time

May-June

When to Divide

spring

Good Companions

Bluestar Milkweed (Amsonia ), Cheddar Pinks (Dianthus gratianapolitanus), Tickseed (Coreopsis Big Bang), Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea), Spurge (Euphorbia ), Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris ), Bee Balm (Monarda didyma), Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Fragrant
Cut Flowers
Ground Cover
Dried Flowers
Containers
Critter Resistance
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Spring
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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