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Dichelostemma congestum

Family: Asparagaceae

Common name: OOKOW

Native to: Western United States

Plant

Type: perennial

Form: erect

Max height: 3 feet

Max width: 3 feet

Flower

magenta/purple, violet

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: specific butterfly species

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in summer

Soil types: average, well drained

USDA Zones: zone 6 to -10 f, zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f

Temp. range: -10 to +40 °F

Water: drought tolerant