Hardy Plants

Allium cyaneum

Type: BULB – dwarf allium
Family: Alliaceae
Color: star-like, powdery-blue to deep cobalt blue
Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Bloom Month: June – July
Height: 6-10”
Shape: Upright
Soil: trough or crevice, or open rock garden
Moisture: Average
Origin: Chinese Himalayas
Hardiness Zone: zone 4
Propagation: seed; division of larger clumps
Note: Very narrow, grass-like leaves arise from small bulbs.

Alaska Rock Garden Society

The society has been very active in bringing well know speakers to the area. The group leads seed collecting trips to areas of alpine plants in Alaska.

Contact Information

Alaska Rock Garden Society

12001 Audubon Drive
Anchorage, AK 99516

Email: jrtinker@mtaonline.net

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