2864 - AlpenPix (Garden) - 2010-12-16|
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Locality: Mountain View Experimental Gardens, Peak 7 area, Breckenridge, Colorado, elevation 10,000 feet, USDA Zone 4.
Photographer: Jane Hendrix
Note: Allium caeruleum stands between 12 and 16 inches tall in flower in my garden. It's easy to grow from purchased bulbs planted in fall. It does best in full sun in a lean, well-drained soil. It flowers at my elevation in early to mid-August. (Sent: Alpinefirstname.lastname@example.org)
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