Plant Library

Allium Medusa

Common Name: Allium

Botanical Name: Allium

Variety: Medusa

Blossom Color: Lt pur

Bloom Time: Jul-Sep

Zone: 4 to 7

Exposure: Sun to Part Shade

Mature Height: 20 to 24 Inches

Mature Width: 24 Inches

Notes: Twisty leaves form a low mound of grey-green foliage. Nodding buds look like the heads of snakes before they open to light amethyst purple flowers in late summer to early fall. Fragrant. Deer and rabbit resistant. Butterflies. 20-24 inches high by 24 inches. Zone 4-8.