Allium schoenoprasum 'Rising Star'
Also called Ornamental Onion
More About Allium schoenoprasum 'Rising Star'
- 'Rising Star' is shorter and more vigorous than the species
- Spherical lavender flowers
- Fine-textured, gray-green, grass-like foliage
- Both the leaves and the flowers are edible
- Bloom Time: Late spring into summer
- Flower Size: 2.5 cm
Chives Growing and Maintenance Tips
Dependable and very drought tolerant plant, self-seeding freely. Prune spent flowers back to promote fresh growth and contain seeding. Best in full sun.
Allium schoenoprasum 'Rising Star' Characteristics
Average to Dry Soils
Flowering TimeLt. Spr-Sum
Landscape usesRooftop (extensive)