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Allium senescens Blue Eddy (Ornamental Onion)

Light lilac-pink flowers grow on leafless stems above the foliage of small swirling rosettes of blue-grey to grey-green. Compact clumping habit.

Blooms late summer to early fall
8-10 in tall x 8-12 in spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°)
Fragrant
Attracts bees and butterflies
Deer resistant
Drought tolerant

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Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture

Yellow-white ball-like blooms on silver lacy, scalloped leaves. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer
1 ft tall x 2 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Fragrant
Drought tolerant
Attracts butterflies
Groundcover
Moderate salt tolerance

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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)
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Salt tolerant
Fragrant

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This mat-forming perennial features dense mounds of silver green leaves rimmed with magenta that grow on this stems and are topped with medium pink flowers. In cooler weather, the foliage becomes yellow, and finally completely red. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer to early fall
4-6 in tall x 1 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Salt tolerant
Groundcover

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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.

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

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Light lavender blue flowers bloom atop tall bright green compact foliage that turns a deep shade of yellow. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early summer
1-1.5 ft tall x 2 ft wide
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant

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