star of Persia

 

Botanical Name Allium christophii
Common Name star of Persia
Family Amaryllidaceae
USDA Zone 4 to 8
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest All Seasons
Height and Spread
1-2ft x 0.5-1.5 ft
(30-60cm x 15-45cm)
Flower Color Purple, Pink
Attracts Wildlife Butterflies
Additional Information
Native range: Iran, Turkey, Central Asia
Location in Lurie Garden East Meadow, West Weadow