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Allium schoenoprasum

Chives

Native to Asia Minor, Balkans, & Siberia



Height:

12-18 in

Spread:

12-18 in

Spacing:

12 in

USDA Hardiness Zone:

4 - 8

Bloom Color:

Insignificant

Allium schoenoprasum Characteristics

Attracts Wildlife

  • Butterflies
  • Songbirds
  • Pollinators

Exposure

  • Full Sun to Partial Shade

Attributes

  • Drought Tolerant
  • Cut Flower
  • Container
  • Clay Soil
  • Rock Garden
  • Naturalizing
  • Fragrant

Deer Resistant

  • Deer Resistant

Flowering Months

  • May
  • April

Foliage Color

  • Green

Growth Rate

  • Medium

Juglans nigra Tolerance (Black Walnut)

  • Yes

Salt Tolerance

  • Medium

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Summer
  • Spring

Soil Moisture Preference

  • Average