Allium stipitatum “Mount Everest” is a white flowering cultivar of Allium stipitatum. This leek blooms here in Europe in May and June and can grow up to 1.2 meters high, depending on the location. The leaves can wither as soon as the flowers open.
Popular name(s): Persian shallot
Botanical name: Allium stipitatum “Mount Everest”
Origin: The wild type is native to Asia (source).
Height: 70 to 120 centimeters
USDA zone: 7 (10.4 °F/-12 °C)
Categories: Perennials | White flowers |