Allium aflatunense (hollandicum)
In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Border (Middle)
- Broad Tolerance
- May - June
- 90cm (36in)
- hollandicum aflatunense
- Common name
- Ornamental Onion
- Full Sun
- Plant 15cm (6in) deep, 20cm (8in) apart.
Allium hollandicum aflatunense has beautiful, smoky-mauve sparkler flowers, which will quickly bulk up to form spectacular drifts through your garden.
Pictured here growing with Iris sibirica 'Tropic Night'.
Remember these are very perennial so plant them somewhere permanent. Removing the tatty foliage doesn't appear to affect the bulbs. Add grit on heavy soils.