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Allium

Botanical Name:

Allium

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How to Grow
Water
Low - Medium
Water sparingly, allowing the mix to nearly dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Bulb, Edible, Herbaceous Perennial, Poisonous

Lifespan

Bulb

Flower

Flowers are small, 6-parted, in a cluster at the top of a naked stem. They vary in shape depending on species but can either be tubular, bell, star, or cupped. Their spherical umbels can be shades white, pink, violet, or yellow and are oftentimes have long-lasting interest.

Benefits
Attracts

Bees

Butterflies

Taxonomy

Order

Liliales

Family

Amaryllidaceae

Genus

Allium

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