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Allium basalticum 'Silver Springs'

I've been on the lookout for a white allium for years, but all the ones I've grown seemed a bit murky and grey to me. Until this one - Allium 'Silverspring' has clear white petals around purple centres. I love it.
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1 x 2 litre pot (1 bulb per pot) (190658-2L)

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Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
Border (Middle)
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
May - June
Height
60cm (24in)
Group/Species
basalticum
Common name
Ornamental Onion
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
Plant 15cm (6in) deep, 20cm (8in) apart.
Cultivation
Plant 10-15cm deep, with bulbs 10cm-15cm apart. These are perennial and long-lasting so plant them somewhere permanent.

Description

I've been on the lookout for a white allium for years, but all the ones I've grown seemed a bit murky and grey to me. Until this one, which has clear white petals around purple centres. I love it.

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Care Tips

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