Allium gigateum (Ornamental Onion)

Tall thick scapes grow bare above a basal rosette of gray-green leaves and are topped with a softball-sized globe of tiny star-shaped magenta-purple flowers. Tidy compact habit.

*Susceptible to bulb rot*

Blooms late spring through early summer
3-6 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -10°F (-23.3°C)
Attracts bees and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone


Zone Zone 5
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate Moisture