giant ornamental onion
- Standard £4.99
- Next / named day £6.99
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- Position: full sun
- Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
- Rate of growth: average
- Flowering period: June to July
- Hardiness: fully hardy
Dense globes of small, star-shaped, lilac-pink summer flowers on towering stems appear in summer above pale green leaves. This gorgeous ornamental onion - the tallest currently available - is perfect for providing vertical interest in a sunny border. Try it dotted in small groups among ornamental grasses, or as part of a Mediterranean scheme
- Garden care: Split and divide large clumps in autumn or spring.
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Comments about Allium giganteum:
The alliums were fantastic. Very tall and with huge purple balls.
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- Keen but clueless
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Q:This says 2l pot - how many flowers do you expect from this? Is it just a single bulb?Asked on 3/3/2013 by Belinda from London
These 2 litre pots will contain one large bulb, so they should produce one flower in early summer.Answered on 4/3/2013 by Helen from Crocus
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