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Allium senescens ‘Blue Eddy’

Allium

Ornamental Onion

Our selections are embellished versions of the common culinary bulbs. Prospering in a sunny, well-drained site, these pest resistant Alliums add flair to the garden, your favorite container and a fresh or dried arrangement.

<i>Allium senescens</i> ‘Blue Eddy’

Narrow curly bluish green leaves fashion a dwarf tightset pinwheel-like rosette that evokes swirling eddies and inspires the cultivar name. Bred by onion enthusiast Mark McDonough, this unique Allium senescens var. glaucum selection serves up rounded pastel lavender pink flowers on 6 in. stems. An adaptable drought-tolerant pollinator minion, Allium "Blue Eddy" wards off deer, favors well-drained crannies, makes a lovely cut flower and can be utilized in the herb garden, amid stone work or along pathways.

Blooms August-September

Size: 8" – 12" high x 8" – 12" wide.

Hardy to zone 4.

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