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Agave 'Ripple Effect' is a variegated form of 'Mr Ripple' with wide, blue-green undulating leaves with dramatic, broad golden yellow margins.
Albizia Chocolate Fountain is a weeping silk tree with burgundy foliage and months of pink puff ball flowers through summer.
Albizia Merlot Majik has merlot-purple, dissected foliage that deepens in colour through the summer and is topped by fuzzy pink flowers for months on end.
Albuca spiralis 'Frizzle Sizzle' is a zany zone 8 bulb with some of the most surprising foliage in the botanical world.
Alcea rosea 'Nigra' is the black hollyhock.
Allium alitissimum 'Goliath' is the tallest of all ornamental onions at 5-6 feet with large, warm purple spheres.
Allium 'Forelock' is a special purple-burgundy selection with fragrant drumsticks on tall stems.
Allium 'Red Mohican' is a special purple-red selection with fragrant drumsticks on tall stems.
Allium ampeloprasum, wild leek, is where leeks, elephant garlic, and pearl onions come from. It can bloom at 6 feet high!
Glowing magenta-purple-red flower heads the size of tennis balls!
Allium atropurpureum has many star shaped, warm purple florets held in upward facing half domes about the size of a tennis ball.
Allium 'Red Eye'/'Silver Spring' has tight heads of fragrant, white, star-like flowers with dark purple ovaries surrounded by a flush of pink.
Allium beesianum is a rare species from China with blue, nodding umbels above grass-like foliage.
Allium caeruleum has royal blue flowers and hails from central Asia, western Siberia and China.
Allium caesium is a rare ornamental onion with large 4 inch wide, sky blue to milky royal blue spheres held on stems to about two feet tall.
Allium carinatum ssp. pulchellum 'Album' offers pure white fireworks of small florets in the summer garden
Allium carinatum ssp. pulchellum looks like fireworks of rosy-purple florets in the summer garden.
Allium chloranthum is a rare species from Lebanon and southern Turkey with open flower heads like exploding fireworks of yellow to greenish yellow.
Allium convallarioides is a rare species with delicate, bell-shaped, white flowers held in a loose sphere.
Allium cristophii looks like a firework of tiny lavender pink flowers exploding in heads up to 15 inches wide!
Allium cyaneum forms clumps of violet blue, pendant shaped flowers above fine foliage in June and July.
Allium falcifolium has unique scythe-like leaves and magenta-red flower heads. Great for the front of the border.