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Drumsticks

Allium sphaerocephalon

An egg-shaped, burgundy flowering head that is supported by a single stem and basal foliage.

Characteristics:

Bloom Time:

Blooms early summer

Mature Height:

20-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

2-10 Find your zone

Exposure:

Full Sun,Partial Shade

Features and Usage:

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Alliums are deer resistant and easy to grow in well-drained soil in full sun to partial shade. Water well after planting. Great ornamental value in the landscape and amazing cut or dried flowers.

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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.

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