General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Plant Height: 8-12 Inches
Flower Color: Lavender
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Bulb
Dynamic Accumulator: K (Potassium)
Ca (Calcium)
Na (Sodium)
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Other Beneficial Insects
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Moths and Butterflies
Various insects

Common names
  • German Garlic
  • Ornamental Onion
  • Curly Chives

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Location: my garden, Utah
Date: 2018-09-12
Location: my garden, UT
Date: 2016-09-14
Location: Fairfax, VA
I want... .but to expensive. 20$
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Date: 2021-06-08

Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
  • Uploaded by Joy

Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
  • Uploaded by Joy
  • Posted by csandt (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania - Zone 6b) on Nov 29, 2018 3:44 PM concerning plant:
    Allium senescens Blue Eddy was featured in the November/December 2018 issue of "Horticulture" magazine in a full-column section of the article "Plamts We Love." This cultivar was bred by NGA member and allium expert Mark McDonough, @AntMan01, who also bred Allium Millenium, Perennial Plant of the Year for 2018, and a favorite of mine.
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This photo should be entered into the contest! by evelyninthegarden Dec 13, 2018 7:39 AM 4

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