Difference between revisions of "Allium hyalinum"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Allium hyalinum''<br>
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'''Common Name:''' Glassy Onion</h3>
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A good garden plant for the front of a perennial border or in a meadow garden. Will accept some summer irrigation in well-drained soil.<br>
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'''Plant Family:''' Liliaceae
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'''Plant Type:''' Bulb
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'''Height by Width:''' 1' H
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'''Growth Habit:''' Clumps of grassy leaves
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'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Summer dormant
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'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
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'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun to part shade
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'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
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'''Water Requiremenets:''' Dry summer dormancy
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'''Cold Hardy to:''' 5,000'
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'''Flower Season:''' Spring
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'''Flower Color:''' White to light pink
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'''Endangered?''' Not Listed
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'''Distribution:''' Sierra Nevada Foothills, San Joaquin Valley
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'''Natural Habitat:''' Grassy slopes, outcrops
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'''Hummingbirds:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Birds:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Under Oaks:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Butterflies:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Clay:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Aromatic:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Slope/Erosion:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Container:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
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'''History'''<br>
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'''Other Names'''<br>
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'''Links'''<br>

Revision as of 05:38, 12 July 2008

Allium hyalinum
Allium hyalinum
Allium hyalinum
Allium hyalinum bulb

Botanical Name: Allium hyalinum
Common Name: Glassy Onion

A good garden plant for the front of a perennial border or in a meadow garden. Will accept some summer irrigation in well-drained soil.


Plant Family: Liliaceae

Plant Type: Bulb

Height by Width: 1' H

Growth Habit: Clumps of grassy leaves

Deciduous/Evergreen: Summer dormant

Growth Rate: Fast

Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade

Soil Preference: Well-draining

Water Requiremenets: Dry summer dormancy

Cold Hardy to: 5,000'

Flower Season: Spring

Flower Color: White to light pink

Endangered? Not Listed

Distribution: Sierra Nevada Foothills, San Joaquin Valley

Natural Habitat: Grassy slopes, outcrops

Hummingbirds: FALSE
Birds: FALSE
Under Oaks: FALSE
Butterflies: TRUE
Clay: FALSE
Aromatic: TRUE
Slope/Erosion: FALSE
Container: FALSE



Care and Maintenance

History

Other Names

Links