Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Allium schoenoprasum Rising Star (Ornamental Onion)

Spherical lavender-pink, star-like flowers grow in groups on attractive gray-green grass-like foliage that grows in a clumping habit. Both the flowers and leaves are edible. Fast growth rate.

Blooms from late spring to early summer
10-12 in tall x 10-12 in spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts butterflies
Drought tolerant
Deer resistant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture