name that flower - Knowledgebase Question

chicago, Il
Question by jjwagner4
June 30, 2010
what is the name of the flower/bush that blooms resemble a large sphere/ball. They are sometime light purple in color

Answer from NGA
June 30, 2010


Perhaps you are referring to allium. It is a bulb-type plant with a large spherical flower, often purple, but there are many types. Hope I guessed right the first time!

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