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Allium 'Medusa'

Quick Overview

  • Large 2" Blooms,
  • Long Season of Color,
  • Unique, Twisty Foliage,
Common Name:Onion-Ornamental
Plant Type:Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 What is my zone?
Height:20 - 24 Inches
Spread:24 - 24 Inches
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Nature Attractions:Bee-Friendly, Butterflies
Critter Resistance:Deer, Rabbit
Flower Color:Purple Shades
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(Onion-Ornamental) Allium Medusa is a ball of fun for your garden and landscapes. Standing 20-24 inches tall and 24 inches wide, the twisty, upright dark glossy green foliage creates a thick mound of color. From Mid to late summer loads of ball shaped flowers emerge. Each lavender flower of Allium Medusa can reach up to 1.75-2 inches across and lasts for several weeks. Planted in full sun to part shade, Medusa is quite adaptable to any soil location and is drought tolerant. The bright purple balls invite butterflies and bees into your garden for added garden beauty. If critters are a problem for you, Allium is a deer and rabbit resistant variety. Enjoy the beauty of Medusa in your rock gardens, containers, borders or landscapes. If you are looking for an easy to grow plant with loads of color give Allium Medusa a try.
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Allium 'Medusa' PP28,701

Common Name Onion-Ornamental
USDA Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Plant Type Perennial
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Dry, Moderate
Nature Attractions Bee-Friendly, Butterflies
Critter Resistance Deer, Rabbit
Flower Color Purple Shades
Attributes Cut Flower or Foliage, Drought Tolerant, Evergreen, Fragrant
Design Use Border, Combination Containers, Container, Massing
Container Design Thriller
Season of Interest (Flowering) Late Summer, Summer
Restricted States GA, ID, NV, WA

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