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Autumn-flowering Allium
Allium tardiflorum

Family: Alliaceae
Genus: Allium (AL-ee-um) (Info)
Species: tardiflorum (tar-dee-FLOR-um) (Info)

Category:

Bulbs

Perennials

Height:

Unknown - Tell us

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Late Summer/Early Fall

Mid Fall

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Oct 8, 2004, tcfromky from Mercer, PA (Zone 5a) wrote:

The only autumn-flowering Allium in Israel. Whereas all other species known from the area bloom in winter, spring, or early summer.