Allium lusitanicum Summer Beauty

Ornamental Onion

$12.95 ea. (3+ discount) $12.50 ea.

In stock for Spring 2018

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Plant Code: ALSB

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Butterflies supply movement and color to any garden - add Allium and they will come! Rounded clear pink pom-poms on strong stems rise above the mounds of persistent glossy green, narrow foliage. Combining interesting flower shapes creates a garden design with texture and depth.

Drought tolerant and long-lived; Allium are deer and rabbit resistant too. Ornamental Onion are captivating, fresh or dried, cut flowers perfect for an herb garden.

*PLEASE NOTE: We are not permitted to ship Allium Plants to Adams, Benton, Franklin, Grant or Klickitat Counties in Washington State.


Type: Perennials
Height: Short 18"
Spacing: Plant 12-18" apart
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 4-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Acidic
Flower: Pink
Accent: Pink
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Features to Note

  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Deer Resistant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • OK in Containers
  • Rabbit Resistant

Allium General Information

Allium are easy-to-grow and come in a broad palette of colors, heights, flower shapes and bloom times. They provide long-lasting cut flowers ideal for fresh or dried bouquets,

Allium Plant Care

Clumps may be lifted and divided in either spring or fall. Allium will tolerate most soils, but performs best in sandy soils. Add sand to clay soils if needed to improve drainage.