Allium Schubertii

 

Onion. A bulbous perennial, bright-green leaves, that die back before flowering. Bears umbels, star-shaped pale purple flowers. Max Height 60cm. Max Spread 20cm. Flowers May to June.

 

Plant in well drained soil. Full sun. Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.