White Giant is a naturally occurring mutation of the species. It has a white drumstick standing over 4′ tall. The floral stalk is green where in stipitatum this has a wine-red colored cast.
Pronunciation: AL-ee-um stip-ee-TAY-tum
Species Meaning: With a stipe
Allium stipitatum is native to Allium stipitatum is native to Turkestan, Afghanistan and central Asia.
2/25/21 this and the giant purple Allium have started to poke through. Blooms opened June 2nd.
In Our Garden
Plant ID: P20150
Found in Garden of the Giants,
Mixed in with Allium Ambassador along the front wall next to the Echium.
We acquired this plant from Van Engelen.