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TULBAGHIA violacea

Commonly known as Society garlic

Vigorous clump forming perennial rhizome from S. Africa with narrow grey-green leaves and fragrant lilac flowers on tall stalks
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Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each

Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2021

 

  • Blue - lilac
  • Height - 45-60cm (18-24in)
  • Spread - 25cm (10in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - clump-forming cormous perennial. Narrowly linear, greyish green leaves to 30cm (12in) long. Produces large terminal umbels of flowers 2cm (¾in) long
  • Tender - cool or frost free greenhouse - Tolerant of low temperatures, but not surviving being frozen. Except in frost-free inner-city areas or coastal extremities requires glasshouse conditions. Plant can withstand temperatures down to 1°C (34°F) - use loam-based potting compost (JI No. 2) in full light
  • Full sun - provide winter mulch in frost prone areas
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - aphids and whiteflies in greenhouse
  • Place of origin - South Africa
  • Hardiness - Half hardy (down to 0) -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Scented foliage - garlic scented
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - moderately fertile, humus-rich loamy soil.
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Tulbaghia violacea - Care Guide
45-60cm (18-24in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  25cm (10in)
 

Buy Varieties of TULBAGHIA violacea

TULBAGHIA violacea 'Silver Lace'  AWARD

TULBAGHIA violacea 'Silver Lace'  >


Commonly known as: Society garlic.
Silver edging to the foliage and lilac flowers
Multibuy
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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