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Allium 'Mount Everest'

Allium stipitatum 'Mount Everest'

Also known as

Ornamental Onion

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Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.3m

Max

50cm

1m

Min

10cm

2 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Allium 'Mount Everest' Overview

Allium stipitatum 'Mount Everest' is a stunning flowering perennial that produces flower spikes that can get to 1.2m tall. In late spring the up to 12cm across ball shaped head of fifty or more star shaped flowers open their white petals to give a stunning display. This plants height makes it a useful plant to provide architectural interest to most gardens.

Common problems with Allium 'Mount Everest'

Generally pest free.

How to harvest Allium 'Mount Everest'

Flowers can be cut for floral arrangements as required.

How to propagate Allium 'Mount Everest'

Division

Remove offsets in autumn.

Special features of Allium 'Mount Everest'

Attractive flowers

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Other uses of Allium 'Mount Everest'

This low maintenance bulb suits being grown in free draining locations and can be used in a cutting garden.