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Allium x 'Millenium'

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Photo courtesy of Len Hordyk

Photo courtesy of Len Hordyk

More About Allium x 'Millenium'

  • Pink-purple, globe-shaped flowers
  • Upright clump of glossy, grass-like foliage
  • Compact habit
  • Attracts butterflies and honeybees
  • Bloom Time: July to August
  • Flower Size: 5 cm

Zone:

4

Height:

40-45 cm

Spread:

25-30 cm

Colour:

Pink
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Ornamental Onion Growing and Maintenance Tips

Very easy perennial to grow in full sun to partial shade in an average to dry, well-drained soil, adapting well to all soil structures. Unlike other cultivars in the genus, 'Millenium' is not known to reseed itself, making it a low maintenance selection. Disease and pest resistant and a deer and rabbit repellent.


Allium x 'Millenium' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Fast
Fast
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Edible
Edible
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Fragrant
Fragrant
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Xeriscape

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Clumping
Upright
Compact

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging
Rooftop (extensive)

 Suitable Substitutions for Allium x 'Millenium'

Allium cernuum

Allium cernuum

Nodding Onion