Allium splendens Deep Pink

Fall Blooming Korean Onion

Allium splendens 'Deep Pink' is a showy, non-bulb forming ornamental onion that blooms in early fall with a profusion of dark pink flowers. Highly attractive to bees and butterflies, it's a vital source of late season nectar.
Zones5 - 9
Advantages
Deer Resistant
Attract Butterflies
Bee Friendly
Rabbit Resistant
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Annual Rainfall
20 to 30"
30 to 40"
Mature Plant Size10-12" tall 6-8" wide
Bloom TimeEarly to mid fall
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SizePlant - 2.5" Pot
SKUHC015268

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

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  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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Allium splendens 'Deep Pink' is an outstanding fall bloomer, providing a cloud of small, dark pink flowers in early fall. The round flower heads are held over deciduous, chive-like foliage. A carefree grower that multiplies to form small showy colonies of plants. Allium splendens will attract numerous bees and butterflies when they most need the nectar. This Fall Blooming Korean Onion was originally collected along the coast of South Korea by plant explorer/Heronswood Nursery founder Dan Hinkley, this is a selection of the species chosen for its deep pink flowers. Allium splendens is not a bulb forming species and is propagated by dividing the chive-like plants during the growing season and potting the divisions. This small plant won't re-seed itself or crowd out other plants and is an excellent companion for other fall blooming perennials.
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SKU
HC015268
Item Package Size
Plant - 2.5" Pot
Common Name
Fall Blooming Korean Onion
Botanical Name
Allium splendens Deep Pink
Zones
5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Flower Color
Pink
Height
12 inches
Mature Height
10-12" tall
Mature Spread
6-8" wide
Bloom Time
Early - Mid Fall
Bloom Time
Early to mid fall
Ships As
Potted Plant
Soil Type
Sandy Soil, Clay Soil, Average Soil, Compost Enriched Garden Loam Soil, Well-Drained Soil
Soil Moisture
Average, Moist / Wet, Well Draining
Amount Of Rain
20 to 30", 30 to 40"
Advantages
Deer Resistant, Attract Butterflies, Bee Friendly, Rabbit Resistant
Ideal Region
Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest, Coastal California
Planting Time
Spring / Summer, Fall
Prohibited
Idaho, Oregon, Washington
Ships To Canada
No
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