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Nectaroscordum siculum, Allium siculum,, Ornamental Onion, Mediterranean Bells

Nectaroscordum siculum, Allium siculum,

Ornamental Onion, Mediterranean Bells
Family: Amaryllidaceae    (Formerly:Alliaceae / Liliaceae /Amaryllidaceae )
Subfamily: Allioideae
Origin: South Europe
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterPink flowersUnusual colorRed/crimson/vinous flowersSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

A very fine species with large, nodding umbels of white or cream flowers, flushed pink or purplish red, and tinted green at the base. It grows easily in well-drained soil.

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-9





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