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  • Non-native

Allium

(Allium species)

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Note - there may be many different varieties or cultivars available of this plant and so the information here is generalised for this group. Some species may appear differently, flower at alternative times of year and may require different growing conditions.

Plant information and growing conditions

  • Plant Type
    Herbaceous Perennial
  • Sun/Shade
    Full Sun
  • Months of Flowering
    May, June, July
  • Flower Colours
    Pink, White, Purple
  • Petals
    5, 7+
  • Arrangement
    Cluster, Umbell
  • Exposure
    Sheltered
  • Aspect
    North, South, East, West
  • Soil Type
    Chalk, Clay, Sand, Loam
  • Soil Moisture
    Well-drained, Moist But Well-drained
  • Soil pH
    Acid, Neutral, Alkaline

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