June’s plant of the month

Allium 'Purple Sensation'

Allium ‘Purple Sensation’

June’s plant of the month is Allium ‘Purple Sensation’.  Allium are bulbous herbaceous perennials with  linear, strap-shaped or cylindrical basal leaves and star-shaped or bell-shaped flowers in an umbel on a leafless stem. ‘Purple Sensation’ is a perennial to 90cm, with short basal leaves dying down by flowering time. Flowers are small, vivid rosy-purple, in crowded spherical umbels. They like a sheltered position is full sun.  They are ideal in flower borders and beds in cottage and informal gardens and as cut flowers.

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