Nectaroscordum siculum

The late spring candelabra bulb, which flowers all through May and June, has splendid architectural seedheads and is a magnet for bees and butterflies. More
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The late spring candelabra bulb, which flowers all through May and June — and like its cousin, the allium, has splendid architectural seedheads and is a magnet for bees and butterflies. This grows happily in shade. Will self-sow.

Genus Nectaroscordum
Group/Species siculum
Type Hardy Perennial Bulb
Common Name Sicilian Honey Garlic
Border Position Front, Middle
Bulb Size 10/12

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Soil Type Chalky, Clay, Sandy
Scent Garlic scent when foliage is bruised
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained, Well-drained
Height 1.2m (4ft)
Spacing 25cm (10in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant in any moderately fertile, well-drained soil. May self-seed freely
Care Tips A genuine carefree plant, you can't go wrong.
Flowering May - June
Vase Life Put a drop of bleach or vinegar in the flower water to make this last up to two weeks once cut. Change the water every three days.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Nectaroscordum siculum reviews

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Reviewed 10th August 2019 by Colin

Faultlees - well packaged, speedy delivery, good prices, I can't think of anything else a gardener would want.