Allium hollandicum Purple Sensation - Pack of 5 Bulbs

Product ref: BR20804

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Alliums, appearing in early summer, these are the beloved darlings of every Chelsea Flower Show in recent memory, and with good reason! They are elegant, colourful and provide a wonderful contrast of form in mixed herbaceous borders.

Alliums such as Purple Sensation are also suited to modern plantings as well as the more traditional, the deep colour adds depth to many schemes. Alliums will also hold attention long after they have faded with their structural seed heads.

Purple Sensation is one of the best for adding variety of form and colour to borders and mixed beds. Purple Sensation blooms from May onwards, producing tennis to soft ball sized lilac purple pompon blooms atop metre tall stalks that soar up from a base of broad-leaved foliage.

Alliums prefer well drained soil in full sun Plant allium bulbs at a depth of 10cm and a distance of 10cm apart.

For best outcome, plant in well-drained soil in full sun position or partial shade. Plant in Autumn and to flower in Spring.