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Allium roseum

For sale by Ruth Hall

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Allium roseum | Church Broughton, Derby, DE65
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0.2 litres

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Plant Finder: about Allium roseum

Common names

Rosy garlic, Molium roseum, Nectaroscordum roseum


Allium roseum (Rosy garlic). Also known as Molium roseum and Nectaroscordum roseum, this perennial species is a stalked clump with linear medium green leaves, and the flowers are terminal umbels of small pale pink blooms.


Grow in fertile, well-drained soil, in full sun. The bulbs should be planted in the autumn and will prefer hot dry areas in a sandy loam-based potting compost or in raised beds.

Interest and use

Ornamental but also edible

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Allium roseum | Church Broughton, Derby, DE65 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Light
  • Soil pH6.0 to 8.0
  • WaterDry

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Church Broughton, Derby, DE65
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