Allium Purple Sensation
£5.50 – £22.50
Allium Purple sensation. This is probably the most common allium. It has lovely purple flowers slightly bigger than a tennis ball and grows to a height of 60-70 cm. Strikingly beautiful when grown in drifts in the border. The Bees love them too.
Bulb Size 14up.. Top Size giving you the best results. two to three flower stems per bulb.
10 bulbs, 25 bulbs, 50 bulbs
Plant: late September to late November. 10cm deep. Spacing 25cm. Flowers May-June. Flower height 60- 70 cm.
Hardy. Perennial. Needs well-drained, fertile soil. Full sun or half shade. Feed with a slow release fertilizer. Ideal for borders, if growing in containers, make sure the bulbs have plenty of root space and feed with a slow release liquid feed, Growmore is ideal.
Propagate: When bulbs are overcrowded, lift once the flower stem has dried out and comes away from the bulbs easily. Separate the bulbs and store in a cool dark place, replant in the autumn.