Onion, Ornamental ‘Purple Sensation’

Crop Failure for 2023

See below for the plant description, reviews, and how to purchase our plants.

Plant sales start on Saturday, May 6th.
See Calendar for dates, times, and locations.


Ornamental Onion ‘Purple sensation”
Allium hollandicum ‘Purple Sensation’

Non-native perennial bulb

Height:  2 to 3 feet

Width:  1/2  to 1 feet

Flower color:  purple

Bloom time:  spring/summer

Light needed:  sun, part sun but flowers best in full sun

Soil needed:  does well in all soils but needs to be well-drained or the bulbs will rot

Notes:  Attracts butterflies.  Good pollinator plant.  It is tolerant of dry soils and heat once established.  Looks great in mass plantings.

Resistant to deer and rabbits

For more details, visit: https://plants.ces.ncsu.edu/plants/allium-hollandicum/

How to Purchase Our Plants:

See our Calendar for the dates and locations of our pop up sales, where you can browse our stock of plants in person. We accept cash, checks, and credit cards.

Zoning regulations prevent us from having customers coming to our backyard nursery.  We do not ship plants.


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