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Allium Medusa (Ornamental Onion)

Light purple rounded flowers are clustered on grey-green, twisty foliage, forming a low mound. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid summer to late summer
1.5-2 ft tall x 2 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°)
Attracts butterflies and bees
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Fragrant

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Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture
Patent Info PP28701

Clusters of dark violet purple saucer-shaped flowers with slightly reflexed petals and a lighter centre ring grow on deep green foliage and creates a dense spreading mound. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early summer to mid fall
1 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Fragrant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Groundcover

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Clump-forming apricot leaves with purple-red undersides grow below tall dark stems with small white bell-shaped flowers. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early to late summer
1 ft tall x 1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Salt tolerant

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This perennial features bright green fan-shaped leaves that grow in masses around several spikes of flowers in various shades of pink, purple, blue, red, yellow, and mixed bi-colours. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid-summer
1.5-2 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Salt tolerant
Fragrant

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This perennial features an abundance of large lightly fragranced butter yellow blooms and dark green lanceolate leaves. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer
0.75-1 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Fragrant

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(Rock ‘n Grow® Collection) This perennial features tall upright stems bearing gray-green serrated leaves that become topped with clusters of green buds that open to reveal bright lemon yellow flowers that are followed by apricot-hued seed heads. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer to early fall
1-1.5 ft tall x 2-2.5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant

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This perennial grass features an upright mound of slender, green blades that turn bronze in fall, and are topped with feathery, light pink flower panicles. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft wide
Attracts birds and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant

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Upright lime-green flowers rise above light green soft velvety leaves. Partially folded toothed scalloped lobes are hairy, making the leaves sparkle with the morning dew. Fast growth rate.

*Self-seeding; remove spent flowers to avoid spread*

Blooms from late spring to early summer
1-1.5 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies

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Bright rosy-purple flower clusters on strong stems in upright, compact clumps of glossy green foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms from mid to late summer
1.5-2 ft tall x 1 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts butterflies and bees
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Fragrant

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