5 years to reach maturity
This plant has a mild fragrance
Allium 'Violet Beauty' Overview
This cultivar has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.
Common problems with Allium 'Violet Beauty'
White Onion Rot. Downey mildew
How to propagate Allium 'Violet Beauty'
A consideration is Allium grown from seeds may take several years to reach maximum size. Sow in containers in a cold frame when just ripe or in the spring.
In the autumn, plant bulbs in a sunny well drained site 5" depth.
Special features of Allium 'Violet Beauty'
Other uses of Allium 'Violet Beauty'
Perfect in flower borders and beds, as cut flowers in cottage & Informal gardens and in scree or rock beds.