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TULBAGHIA violacea Silver Lace

TULBAGHIA violacea

Silver Lace

Enchanting mauve, allium like flowers Aug-Nov. Silver edged, green, strap like leaves with an erotic stench. Sun. Ht. 30cm. Sp. 25cm. Half hardy. Best grown in pot and overwintered in a greenhouse in winter


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Plant Details: TULBAGHIA violacea Silver Lace


Species: violacea

Variety: Silver Lace

Common name: Society garlic

Family: Alliaceae

Origin: S. Africa

Flower colour: Purple

Flower month: Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov

Flower scent: None

Foliage colour: Green, Variegated, White

Hardy: Half Hardy

Soil type: Well drained soil

Aspect: Sun

Evergreen: Deciduous

Height: 30

Spread: 25

Flower type: Single

Flower style: Dainty Foliage Habit

Leaf colour: Green, Variegated, White

Winter grow conditions: Cold frame

Compost: Peat Based

Year of introduction: YES

Web rating: Woottens rating 9/10

Pot Size: 1.3 litre

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