Allium stipitatum 'Violet Beauty'
In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Border (Middle)
- Broad Tolerance
- 90cm (36in)
- Common name
- Ornamental Onion
- Full Sun
- Plant 15cm (6in) deep, 20cm (8in) apart. These are perennial and long-lasting so plant them somewhere permanent.
Unusual amongst alliums in that this one has a sweet scent so if you like to pick some to bring inside, this is a lovely one to choose. We have planted lots of this in the cutting garden. Watch Sarah share her reasons why she loves the very perennial Allium 'Violet Beauty' in this video.
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Allium petals are edible, you can scatter them on salads. We use the more delicate types like cowanii and unifolium most often at Perch Hill.
Removing the foliage once it becomes tatty doesn't appear to affect the bulbs.