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Allium schoenoprasum 'Rising Star'

Grass-like foliage supports round pink flower puffs.

Characteristics:

Bloom Time:

Blooms late spring to early summer

Mature Height:

10-12 In

Hardiness Zone:

3-8 Find your zone

Exposure:

Full Sun,Partial Shade

Features and Usage:

Greenhouse Growing Instructions:

Grow on at 65-72° F with high light keeping evenly moist. Allium have low fertility needs and require no pinching, but can be sheared to 3" and allowed to re-flush. Plants generally finish in 6-8 weeks based on growing conditions. Protect from late season frost.

Plants Per Gallon: 1

Transplanting Instructions:

Plant in well draining potting soil keeping crown of plant at same level it was in the plug. Water immediately and apply a broad spectrum fungicide according to directions to avoid crown and root rot.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grow in well-drained soil in full sun to partial shade. Be sure to water well after planting. Commonly used as an herb to impart mild onion flavor to salads, soups, vegetables, and sauces.

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.