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Allium caesium

Family alliaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers blue
Size to 24"
Light sun
Cultural notes well-drained soil

Not a commonly grown species. It hails from central Asian drylands, and flowers in various shades of blue, depending on parentage. Just a few seedlings for now.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '08/'09 exchange. Baggy 70F (1 out of many G, 4d, but did not develop
  2. Same seed as above. Baggy 35F (7w; 15%G, 4-6w) - 70F (5%G, 4d)

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