The large, domed, light violet umbels of this taxonomically conflicted species (or hybrid) open atop 3-foot stems in late spring. 15-30" tall. Spacing will vary based on variety, refer to the Allium packaging for specifics. May-July blooming. Allium Drumstick, also known as Sphaerocephalon, produces two-toned, Burgundy-Green flower heads. If you are unsure of the planting depth Holland Bulb Farms lists the planting depth on all of the allium bulb packages they sell. Live Help. ... How to plant and grow allium bulbs Sarah's top tips on how to plant and grow allium bulbs for fantastic flowers in the garden or vase. Allium Sphaerocephalon is also recommended by Which! $0.00 0 0 $0.00 Sun Plants. SKU: 2202. Drumstick allium (Allium sphaerocephalon): Blooms in early July, a couple weeks after Purple Sensation. 812 260-2148 | X. Large bulbs such as Globemaster should be planted 5 to 6” deep, while smaller bulbs like drumstick alliums are only planted 3” deep. Drumstick Allium - 20 bulbs; Roll over image to zoom in. Save 80%. Allium Drumstick is not the most sturdiest of Alliums, therefore plant amongst other shorter perenials for extra support. Plant allium bulbs 2-3” deep, with the old roots of the bulb touching the earth, the pointed end should be facing the sky. Which side of the bulb should face up? The flower will start off green, then bloom and develop to pink and then reddish-purple. Search. Close X. Also known as "Drumsticks" Allium, Sphaerocephalon allium is a late bloomer that will produce 1 inch egg-shaped flowers late June, after all the other Alliums have already bloomed. Plant allium in clusters or space throughout the garden for a neat geometric design element. Allium Drumstick | Allium Sphaerocephalon Many members of the allium family are bold, in-your-face types, the sort that covets the limelight. Not as erect and orderly as Purple Sensation, but in the right place (where casual is OK), the two-toned, burgundy-green heads are fantastic. Moly Allium, Drumstick Allium, and Azure Allium bulbs are small – only 5/7 cm and should be planted 2-3″ deep. Buy Allium sphaerocephalon from Sarah Raven: A rich, blackcurrant drumstick allium that flowers later than most and looks as lovely in bud as in full flower. Drumstick Allium flowers look like tiny ears of red Indian corn. Drumstick will flower in early June and will reach 90cm in height. Drumstick Allium - 20 bulbs. The Drumstick Allium is a bulb that belongs to the Allium family that also includes chives, leeks, and onions. 25 Drumstick Allium Allium Bulbs, Perennial Blooming Onions, Exotic Garden Flowers Be Sure to Buy From CZ Grain LLC to get High Quality USA Bulbs. 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