Allium Eros

The lilac-pink flower head of this stunning allium is a loose cluster of flowers. Allium Eros is a new introduction bred from the elegant Allium Unifolium. If left undisturbed they will soon form a good-sized clump of flowers. This excellent variety is also good for cutting and looks wonderful planted with low-growing herbaceous perennials. Bulb size 5/up cm

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  • Alliums are are a member of the onion family and are also know as Ornamental Onions. These easy to grow bulbs look stunning when planted amongst herbaceous plants or grasses.
    Colour Lilac, Pink
    Month of Blooming June
    Planting Time Autumn, Winter
    Height 35 cm
    Special Features Bee and Pollinator Friendly, Good for Cut Flowers, Naturalising
    Garden Position Sun
    Type of Soil Fertile, Well Drained
    Hardiness Hardy
    Delivery From end August
  • Alliums are best planted in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun, in a sheltered, open site. Tthey have a dislike of exposed, cold and wet conditions. 

    Allium Ursinum (wild garlic) bulbs are suitable for shade to semi shade.

    Plant smaller alliums around 8-15 cm deep with spacing of around 5-10 cm (around 75-100 per square meter)

    For larger taller varieties, plant around 15-20 cm deep with spacing or around 15-20 cm.

    Allium will grow in deep pots but use a good multi-purpose compost enriched with John Innes No.3 and grit.

    Lift and divide congested clumps after the flowers and foliage have died back.

    Please note that contact with the bulb may irritate the skin cause or aggravate some skin allergies so please take care when handling.

Allium Eros