Glaucum it s the blue green leaves that twist and turn and give. Corkscrew allium allium senescens ssp.
Is a chinese species and one of the few true blue flowered allium species.
Blue alliums. Caeruleum has striking loose clusters of vivid blue flowers. Arthur kilpin bulley 1861 1942 was a rich cotton merchant from cheshire who founded the company bees seeds and employed some of the famous plant hunters and this is where the name derives from. Beesianum flowers in late august to september.
A showstopper in bouquets borders or naturalized landscapes. Plant with bright yellow flowers like golden spur columbine. Globemaster is one of the.
It grows to be a little over a foot tall and blossoms in the early spring. This truly blue allium is unlike anything else in the late spring and early summer garden. Turn heads with allium flowers allium flowers in the garden often are show stoppers.
Persian blue allium description. The exotic blooms retain their color for nearly 4 weeks and look splendid when planted among other allium especially drumstick. These magnificent blue allium grow 2 3 in diameter and float 18 24 above the garden.
Imposing blooms come highly recommended by our dutch garden experts. Their one inch flower clusters start off greenish. Best varieties to grow drumstick allium allium sphaerocephalon are early summer bloomers.
True blue allium allium azureum flowers are the gardener s holy grail and this siberian native provides them in abundance. Blue allium caeruleum is a deep clear blue ornamental onion that creates perfect globes of star shaped flowers on stems only 16 tall. Allium azure also known as ornamental onion is easily grown and decorates the garden with plenty of 1 1 2 round flax blue flowers.
Both the millennium allium and blue eddy allium bloom a bit later in summer compared to the more common fall planted alliums that grow from bulbs. It grows to be a little over a foot tall and blossoms in the early spring. Allium sphere heads are comprised of clusters of close knit flowers hundreds of tiny star like flowers make up each sphere head.
Deer resistant persian blue allium are sure to please with round purple blue florets. Millennium allium and blue eddy allium are two examples of allium that are grown as a bare root perennial. This late summer blooming allium is often confused with allium sikkimense.
Perfect spheres are actually hundreds of clustered starshaped purple blue florets. The latter flowers in july whereas a. Select a spot in the garden that receives full sun to light shade where the soil drains well.
Its rare blue color will help attract bees and other pollinators to your garden.