Exploring the Many Uses and Benefits of the Drumstick Allium Plant


Please your gardeners and provide them with all the necessary information they need about the Drumstick Allium. This unique plant is a member of the onion family and grows up to a height of 24-36 inches. It is also known as Allium sphaerocephalon and is a perfect addition to any garden.

If you are wondering about shipping and packaging, please note that this plant ships as a pack of 100 bulbs. Gardeners who want to know more about the growing requirements and details can find all the answers they need on our website. The Drumstick Allium is an unusual plant that will add a touch of burgundy beauty to your garden.

The planting season for the Drumstick Allium is from early October through early spring, depending on your location. Confirmation of shipment and planting instructions will be provided, so you can easily plan and schedule your planting. Most importantly, these allium bulbs grow long-lasting foliage and will bloom in spring, creating a stunning display in your garden.

For those in the United States, please note that the Drumstick Allium grows best in zones 4-8. If you have any questions or need further assistance, our team is here to help. We strive to provide the best customer service and guarantee the quality and flowering of our plants.

Drumstick Allium

The Drumstick Allium, also known as Allium sphaerocephalon, is a wonderful addition to any garden. This unique plant grows to a height of about 2 to 3 feet and blooms in late spring. The drumstick allium features round, burgundy flower heads atop slender stems, creating a striking visual display. Its unusual blooms add a touch of interest to the garden, and its foliage provides texture and structure.

When planting drumstick allium bulbs, make sure to choose a location with full sun and well-draining soil. This plant is hardy in zones 4 to 8 and can tolerate a wide range of soil conditions. The bulbs can be planted in the early spring or early fall, with a spacing of about 4 to 6 inches between bulbs.

The Drumstick Allium ships as a pack of bulbs, and each bulb is fully guaranteed to grow. It is important to follow the planting instructions provided to ensure successful growth. After planting, the bulbs will typically flower in the summer, providing a colorful addition to your garden.

Gardeners who have grown drumstick alliums in the past have left positive reviews, praising the plant’s unique appearance and reliability. Many reviewers mention that the plant adds interest to the garden when other flowers have finished blooming.

If you have any questions or need further information, our customer service team is here to help. We offer fast shipping and can provide estimates for delivery times based on your location. Simply fill out the form on our website or contact us directly with your requirements.

Drumstick alliums are a great choice for gardeners looking to add a touch of drama to their flower beds. Whether planted in mass or mixed with other plants, this allium will surely draw attention. Its long-lasting blooms and unique shape make it a standout in any garden.

So why wait? Order your Drumstick Allium bulbs today and enjoy their beauty in your garden!


Drumstick Allium is a member of the onion family and blooms in late spring to early summer. Its unusual round blooms form clusters on long stems, resembling drumsticks or small fireworks. With its burgundy color, this Allium adds a wonderful touch of texture and height to any garden.

When planting Drumstick Allium bulbs, choose a well-draining location in full sun. The bulbs should be planted in the early fall, approximately 2-3 times their own size deep. This means that if the bulb is 1 inch in size, it should be planted at a depth of 2-3 inches. Space the bulbs about 4-6 inches apart to allow for their growth.

Drumstick Allium grows best in USDA hardiness zones 4-8. For gardeners in colder zones, it is recommended to mulch the area where the bulbs are planted to help insulate them during the winter. In warmer zones, it may be necessary to provide some shade during hot summer months to prevent the bulbs from overheating.

Shipment of Drumstick Allium bulbs usually takes place in early-October. Once you receive your confirmation email, you can expect the shipment to arrive within 1-2 weeks. Please note that shipping times may vary depending on your location and the current season.

If you have any questions or need further information about growing Drumstick Allium, our customer service team is here to help. You can find answers to most of your questions in the customer reviews, where experienced gardeners share their tips and experiences. You can also refer to the planting instructions included with your bulbs for more detailed information on planting and care.

For those who are new to growing Alliums, here are some key details:

  • Plant bulbs in early fall for spring flowering
  • Choose a well-draining location in full sun
  • Space bulbs 4-6 inches apart
  • Provide shade in hot climates
  • Zone 4-8 is ideal for growing this variety
  • Mulch in colder zones for added insulation
  • Drumstick Alliums grow to a height of approximately 24 inches

If you have any additional questions or need assistance with your order, please feel free to contact us. We guarantee the quality of our plants and will do our best to ensure your satisfaction.

Growing Tips for Drumstick Allium

Drumstick allium, or Allium sphaerocephalon, is a member of the onion family. These unique and eye-catching flowering plants are a great addition to any garden. Here are some helpful tips for growing drumstick allium:

Planting Instructions:

Drumstick allium bulbs should be planted in early to mid-fall. Find a sunny spot in your garden with well-draining soil. Space the bulbs about 4-6 inches apart and plant them about 2-3 inches deep. Water the bulbs thoroughly after planting.


Drumstick alliums grow best in full sun, but they can tolerate some light shade. They prefer soil that is well-drained and moderately fertile. These plants are drought-tolerant once established and only require occasional watering.

Growth Description:

The drumstick allium grows up to 24 inches in height and features unique flower clusters that resemble drumsticks. The blooms start out green and gradually turn into a deep burgundy color. The foliage is grass-like and adds texture to the garden.

Shipping Information:

Drumstick allium bulbs are shipped in the fall, typically from early-October through November. Please check the shipping schedule and estimated delivery times for your zone. We ship to all states and provide a confirmation email with tracking details.

Customer Reviews:

Our customers rave about the drumstick alliums! They love how easy they are to grow and how stunning they look in their gardens. Many customers also appreciate the prompt customer service and the high-quality bulbs that we provide.

Growing Tips:

  • Plant drumstick allium bulbs in groups for a more dramatic effect.
  • Deadhead the flowers to encourage more blooms.
  • Leave the foliage in place until it dies back naturally, as it helps the bulb store energy for next year’s growth.
  • Drumstick alliums are deer and rabbit resistant.
  • If you want to attract pollinators, plant drumstick alliums near flowering plants that bloom at different times.

So if you’re looking for a wonderful addition to your garden, consider adding drumstick alliums. These unique and hardy plants will surely bring a touch of elegance and beauty to your outdoor space!

Customer Reviews

Here are some customer reviews for our Drumstick Allium bulbs:

Review 1:

“I ordered these bulbs and they arrived right on schedule. The packaging was secure and the bulbs were in great condition. I planted them in my garden and when they bloomed, they added a wonderful burst of color to the space. I will definitely be ordering more in the future!” – Jane S.

Review 2:

“I had some questions regarding the growing requirements of the Drumstick Alliums and the customer service team was very helpful in providing all the information I needed. They also gave me some tips on how to properly plant them. My bulbs arrived in the perfect condition and I can’t wait to see them bloom in the spring!” – Mike D.

Review 3:

“I have been a fan of Alliums for many years and the Drumstick variety is one of my favorites. The size and foliage of these plants are just stunning. They add an unusual touch to my garden and always receive compliments from other gardeners. This is my go-to place for ordering Drumsticks and they never disappoint!” – Sarah M.

If you have any questions about our Drumstick Alliums, please feel free to ask. We provide detailed planting instructions and can also estimate the shipping rates and times to your zone. All our orders come with a full guarantee, so you can shop with confidence. Add the Drumstick Alliums to your wishlist and get ready to enjoy their beautiful blooms in your garden!

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Dr Heidi Parkes

By Dr Heidi Parkes

Senior Information Extension Officer QLD Dept of Agriculture & Fisheries.