Allium oreophilum C.A.Mey.

Ornamental Onion

Family: Liliaceae

Genus: Allium

Category: Bulb

Zones: 4 to 8

Size: 10 to 12" tall

Exposure: Sun


Red flowers in loose umbels.


Published in Verz. Pfl. Casp. Meer. (C.A. von Meyer) 37 in 1731.

Native to western Asia and Pakistan.


My Experience: 

I purchased 10 bulbs from Brent and Beckys in November 2014 and planted them in the Berm On the Border.

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