Allium schoenoprasum var. album (Cottonball Flowering Onion) Allium schoenoprasum var. album (Cottonball Flowering Onion)
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Allium schoenoprasum var. album

Cottonball Flowering Onion

Very old heritage variety that came originally from Newfoundland; crisp, snow-white flowers over low mound of grassy foliage. Remove faded flowers to prevent self-seeding, as the resulting plants will revert to regular chives.
Height: 6-8 in
Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: April,May
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 9
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Container
Green Roof Semi Intensive
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Pollinators
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Plant Habit
Mound
Light Conditions
Sun
Flower Color
White
Flower Height
8" to 12"
Flower Type
Umbel
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Fine
Divide
Every Five Years or Longer
Prune Time
After Blooming
Flower Form
Single
Flower Size
3/4"
Growth Rate
Average
Origin
North America

Possible Substitution Plants

Cerastium tomentosum