Native Region: Eastern Mediterranean, Central Asia
Zone Range: 04-10
Preferred Climate: Suited to a wide range of conditions
Harvest Date: Tuesday 14 August, 2012
Seed count: 20-25
This allium produces umbels 12 inches across of up to 50 star-shaped pale purple flowers in early summer. Height 12-24 inches.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant.
Sow seed in containers in a coldframe in spring. Tolerates most garden soils, as long as they have reasonable drainage. Fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun is ideal.