Impressive spherical blooms, up to 5" across, crown the tall sturdy stems in summer. Flower heads of light and deep purple, along with creamy white, last for weeks in the garden and are butterfly and bee attractors. They are spectacular in bouquets and dried arrangements! Beautiful in combination with Daylilies and Irises!
Height 24 - 36 inches
Bloom Time Late spring to early summer
Light Requirements Full Sun, Partial Shade
Ship As 10-12 CM BULB
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We ship this item in Fall
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Allium aflatunense, Allium nigrum
Height:24 - 36 inches
Ship As:10-12 CM BULB
Spacing:6 - 10 inches
Spread:4 - 6 inches
Light Requirements:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Foliage Type:Long, linear and strap-like.
Bloom Time:Late spring to early summer
Flower Form:Small star-like blossoms in a spherical form.
Planting Instructions:4 - 6" deep and 6 - 10" apart.
Soil Requirements:Loosen soil about 10" and water well after planting.
Growth Rate:Moderate to fast.
Pruning:Let the foliage mature and die down naturally allowing the bulb to store energy for next year's blooms.
Winter Care:Provide winter mulch in northern climates.
Additional Information:Allium aflatunense, A. Purple Sensation and A. nigrum.
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