Allium 'Hair'

Allium vineale or Allium 'Hair' is an atypical Allium, as you can see from the images. As with all Alliums, it is a bulbous, herbaceous perennial with the garlic scent typical of the species. This unusual Allium has an umbel formed of a 'hair-like' clump of grassy, tubular leaves. Around 4 cm wide with a contrasting purple centre, vineale is an unsung hero of the herbaceous border.

Plant Allium Hair in clusters to lend an air of the sublime to your border. The cylindrical leaves at the base of a stem that reaches up to a metre tall add to the gifts this plant brings to the garden.  So your Allium hair doesn't get waterlogged, add grit to the soil for best results.

Position: Full Sun - Partial Shade

Colour: Green and Purple

Flowering period: May to June

Hardiness: Fully hardy

Height: 70cm

Bulb Size: 6+

Good for Pollinators: Yes

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Collections: Allium, Bulbs

Product type: Spring Flowering Bulbs

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