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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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  • 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
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter
    Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
    Use loam-based compost (JI No. 2) in full light
  • Full sun
    Provide winter mulch in frost prone areas

TULBAGHIA violacea

 

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TULBAGHIA violacea 'Silver Lace'

TULBAGHIA violacea 'Silver Lace'

Society garlic

silver edging to the foliage and lilac flowers

 
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