Allium roseum

rosy-flowered garlic bulbs

Allium roseum

rosy-flowered garlic bulbs

  • available to order from summer
  • 25 bulbs
  • £4.99
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  • Standard £4.95
  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average to fast
  • Flowering period: May
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 5/6

    A variable plant, which produces very pretty, open clusters of pale to rich pink flowers above the strap-shaped foliage. Flowering in late spring or early summer, this ornamental onion is useful for bridging the gap, creating pockets of colour when there is often a bit of a lull in the garden. Plant it into patio pots, or create drifts through the front of the border where it will slowly spread to form good-sized colonies.

  • Garden care: Plant bulbs 5 - 10cm deep and approximately 5 - 10cm apart. Avoid excessive mositure from late summer when they become dormant. Over-large clumps can be lifted and divided in autumn or spring.

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