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  • Dutch garlic bulbs
  • Eventual height: 1m
  • Eventual spread: 0.25m

Allium 'Purple Rain'

Dutch garlic bulbs

RHS award of garden merit £3.99 £2.79
30% off allium bulbs
Pot size 5 bulbs
5 bulbs
Quantity
  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: June
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size:10/12

    Holder of a prestigeous Award of Garden Merit, this gorgeous allium was one of the best performers at a recent RHS trial. It is easy to grow, and will reliably produces its open heads of star-shaped flowers on sturdy stems that stand up well in poor weather conditions. A cross between the ever popular A. 'Purple Sensation' and A. cristophii, this comes highly recommended, and is ideal for adding early summer colour and structure.

  • Garden care: Plant bulbs 15cm deep and 15cm apart to enjoy the full effect of the flowers. Avoid excessive soil moisture, and split and divide large clumps in autumn or spring.
  • CAUTION do not eat ornamental bulbs
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