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Family: AmaryllidaceaeMain Season: SummerFlower Colour: PinkLeaf Colour: GreenFoliage: DeciduousPosition: SunSoil Type: Dry, well drainedHeight: 15cm to 30cm (6" to 12")Peat Free? YesHardiness Guide: RHS H6 minimum -15C to -20CPot Size: 9cm
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A very fine Japanese species makes grassy clumps that produce neat heads of palest pink flowers in late summer to 15cm. Well drained soil in full sun.
Allium togashii also works well as a container plant, in well drained gritty compost, but would be best moved under cover for winter.
Syn. Allium togasii.
Allium cyathophorum var. farreri£4.50
A delightful low growing species producing glowing purple flowers in pendent clusters in spring and early summer. Makes neat clumps of grassy leaves, the flowers slightly taller to 20cm. Drained soil in full sun.
Allium flavum ssp tauricum£4.50
A finer plant than the species with more pastel yellow (rarely pinkish) flowers in delicate heads to 25cm in summer. Drained soil in sun.
Open heads of bright sparkling white flowers in spring on this lovely species from the Mediterranean. Drained soil in full sun, not for cold sites. 35cm.