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Allium jesdianum 'Early Emperor'

Bred for a cut flower, this allium has wonderful stems and blooms a good two weeks earlier than most in May to coincide with the tulips and lovely for that.
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3 bulbs

10 bulbs (260874-10)

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Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
Border (Middle)
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
May
Height
90cm (36in)
Group/Species
jesdianum
Common name
Ornamental Onion
Moisture
Well-drained
Size
3 bulbs
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
Plant 15cm (6in) deep, 30cm (12in) apart.
Cultivation
Plant 15cm (6in) deep, 20cm (8in) apart. These are perennial and long-lasting so plant them somewhere permanent.

Description

Bred for a cut flower, this allium has wonderful stems and blooms a good two weeks earlier than most in May to coincide with the tulips and lovely for that.

Care Tips

Removing the foliage once it becomes tatty doesn't appear to affect the bulbs.