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Allium aflatunense Bulbs Purple Sensation

Ornamental Onion

Purple Sensation blooms with large violet-purple globe shaped flowers on tall stems. A fantastic nectar source for the bees.

SKU# 14440

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SKU 14440
Common Name Ornamental Onion
Botanical Name Allium aflatunense
Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Ships As Bulb, Rhizome, Tuber
Light Requirements Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Flower Color Purple
Estimated Mature Height 20-30" tall
Bulb Size 12/+ cm
Bulb Spacing 9 bulbs per sq. ft.
Planting Depth Plant 4-6" deep
Bloom Time Late spring to early summer
Plant Type Perennial
Planting Season Fall
Amount of Rain 10 to 20", 30 to 40", 40 to 50"
Advantages Deer Resistant, Easy to grow, Attracts Butterflies, Rabbit Resistant
20-30" tall. Early Summer Blooming. This variety will cause a sensation in your garden when the large 4" violet-purple flowers begin to appear. Be sure to plant among other perennials that have good structure like Phlomis russeliana or 'Moonshine' Yarrow for 'Purple Sensation' to look its best.
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Our Standard Plant & Bulb Shipping is 3 Days!

Plant & Bulb Shipping: We will ship your order during the first available zone-appropriate shipping week, beginning Sept. 15. Amaryllis Bulbs will begin shipping October 18, 2014. Your plant and bulb orders are scheduled to arrive within 3 days or less of leaving our greenhouses. This prompt delivery is provided without additional express charges.

Grass Plugs & Seed: Most orders ship within 5-8 business days (all zones).

Gardening Goods:All non-plant items ship within 2-3 days.

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