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Allium atropurpureum combines two of my favourite colours - crimson and purple - in one allium flower. I love the chunky showiness of this variety.
- Perfect for pollinators
|Soil Type:||Well-drained but fertile, add grit on heavy soils||Site:||Full sun||Height:||H. 60-90cm (2-3ft)||Spacing:||Plant 15cm deep, 20cm apart.||Hardiness:||Hardy||Care tips:||Remember these are very perennial so plant them somewhere permanent. Removing the tatty foliage doesn't appear to affect the bulbs.||Flowers:||❀ Late May - June||For the vase:||Add a drop of bleach to the water to minimise the oniony smell or change the water regularly. They will look good for up to 2 weeks without rearranging|