A delightful name for this extraordinary drumstick, but keep in mind that what you'll witness is a captivating drum solo. By the time the Summer Drummer blooms, almost all Alliums have long disappeared from the stage.
You may still find a few dried flowers here and there, resilient Alliums that haven't yet fallen, but they will have little music left in them. Even though it's a solo performer, it still stands out.
Before the Allium Summer Drummer blooms, its elegant flower buds on long, slender stems are already a sight worth seeing. Sleep caps. Once it blooms, the Summer Drummer becomes a true standout, adding a fantastic rhythm to the border.