Allium unifolium 'Eros'
In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Border (Middle), Container Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- 45cm (18in)
- Full Sun
- Plant 10-15cm deep with bulbs 10cm-15cm apart. These are perennial and long-lasting so plant them somewhere permanent.
I first planted A. unifolium at Perch Hill 22 years ago and up it comes again every spring. We use the edible flowers to decorate salads as well as picking them for the vase.
Removing the foliage once it becomes tatty doesn't appear to affect the bulbs.