A relatively new cross of A. atropurpureum and A. karataviense, Allium Ostara has nectar-rich, 4”- to 6”-wide dark purple globes and long-lasting glossy, blue-green foliage. Shorter than the rest of the big globe varieties, it is great for borders.
Bulb size: 12 cm/up.
Bloom time: Late May/June.
PRICE: $2.50 ea
NOTE: Item available for pickup between 11:00 am and 1:00 pm on Saturday October 14 (Bulb Forcing Workshop), at the home of Emily Hawkridge Kapelman, 365 Cantitoe Street, Bedford Hills, NY