We love this condiment herb in the vegetable garden for its mild flavoured aromatic leaves and in the flower garden for its curious tubular leaves and pink globular flowers.
Height: 40 cm. Planting distance: 40 cm. Cultivation: in the sun in ordinary, light, well-drained soil. Plant in a border, rockery or trough.
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Allium fistulosum L.
Zorn, J., Oskamp, D.L., Vervolg op de Afbeeldingen der
artseny-gewassen met derzelver Nederduitsche en Latynsche beschryvingen (1813)
- 0,5L pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 6-10
- Height: 30 to 50cm
- Plant spacing: 30 cm
- Flower colour: cream
- Flowering period: summer flowers
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