Join thousands of gardeners across the UK who use our free service to buy, sell and swap plants ... and much more.
Grower

Allium mairei

For sale by Ruth Hall

This grower is fairly sure of this plant identification.

Small allium for rockery, pot, trough etc.7cm pot

Allium mairei | Church Broughton, Derby, DE65
Allium mairei | Church Broughton, Derby, DE65
Pot SizeTotal Price
0.3 litres
£2.50

To add this listing to your plant request, you need to be a member of GreenPlantSwap. Please log in or sign up free now.

Plant Finder: about Allium mairei

Description

Allium mairei. This small species of bulbous perennial has short rhizomes, and the leaves are medium green, basal and linear. The flowers are umbels of pink, white, or white spotted pink bell-shaped blooms. It grows to 20cms in height.

Cultivation

They are fully to frost hardy, and will require an open, sunny situation with well drained soil. If left undisturbed a clump can be formed. Plant at a depth of approximately 12cm.

Interest and use

Ornamental, specimen, rock garden, alpine

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

View Full Plant Finder Record
Allium mairei | Church Broughton, Derby, DE65 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2017
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Gritty
  • Soil pH6.0 to 8.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Meet the grower

Grower
Church Broughton, Derby, DE65
View Grower pageMessage Grower
  • Grower

Plant Finder listings

  • 107

    Plants for sale

    View all

  • Swap interests

    Happy to swap any of the plants on my listings for unusual alpines, perennials, Galanthus, and rare small tender succulents.

Production v5.2.0 (5b9e0d2)