Blue Eddy Allium
Allium senescens 'Blue Eddy'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||AL-ee-um sen-ESS-enz|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 8 to 12 in. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Mid to Late Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Gift Plant, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Hummingbird Mint (Agastache); Coneflower (Echinacea); Tickseed (Coreopsis); Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Black-Eyed-Susan (Rudbeckia); Cranesbill (Geranium)|
Easily grown in average, evenly moist, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, tolerates drier conditions. Remove old, faded foliage before new growth appears in spring. Clumps may be divided in either spring or fall.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8