Allium sphaerocephalon

Has received the RHS Award of Garden Merit. (2016)
Good for pollinators
Common Name : round-headed garlicFamily : AmaryllidaceaeType : Bulb/CormHabit : ErectHeight : 10-50 cmSpread : 10-50 cmFlower colour : RedFlowering from : Juneto JulyFoliage : Semi-evergreenFoliage colour : Blue-GreenHardiness: Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe -20° to -15°Sunlight : Full SunMoisture : Moist but well-drainedSeason of interest : SummerTo be Sheltered

Allium sphaerocephalon is a striking allium, bearing dense green drumstick-style flower heads which mature to maroon-red. It’s a great choice for growing in a mixed herbaceous border among ornamental grasses, or gravel gardens. It also works well in a pot. [Gardener’s World]

See on garden plan - Coordinates: C07