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Bright-white flowers speckled in purple form a dainty flower only 2-3 inches across. .Alliums will tolerate poor, dry soil, they are deer resistant, and they can be left undisturbed for years and years and will multiply. Alliums make a very strong and long-lasting cut flower. If left in the garden, the seed pods give a textural interest well into fall and even winter. Bulb size 6+ cm in circ.
|1||Pkg of 8||$ 10.95 / pkg|
|2||Pkg of 8||$ 10.00 / pkg|
|3||Pkg of 8||$ 9.50 / pkg|
|4+||Pkg of 8||$ 9.00 / pkg|
Plant 20 cm bulbs 10"-12" apart and 6" deep; 10-12 cm bulbs 8" apart and 4" deep; smaller bulbs 3"-4" apart and 3" deep.
All thrive in sun and will tolerate some shade. Although Alliums are drought tolerant, they will do best in soil is that is well drained. The tall varieties should be planted in groups of at least 3 bulbs toward the back of the garden: the shorter varieties in groups of 6-10.
The foliage of many larger alliums, withers just as the plant blooms, so plant behind bushy perennials, such as daylilies or hostas.