2018 – Millenium Ornamental Onion

Height: 35cm
Spread: 30cm
Exposure: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Hardiness Zone: Zone 3
Bloom Months: July, August
Flower Colour: Purple
Features: Attracts Butterflies, Resists Deer, Resists Rabbits

Forms a compact, upright clump of thick, glossy green leaves which emit a slight smell of onion when crushed. A profusion of large 2”, bright rosy purple, tightly rounded clusters of flowers appear on strong stems in mid to late summer.

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