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Other common names
Sicilian honey garlic
Allium nectaracsardium Allium siculum
Nectaroscordum are deciduous bulbous perennials with linear, garlic-scented leaves and a tall leafless stem with a terminal umbel of bell-shaped flowers in early summer
N. siculum is a robust perennial with keeled basal leaves and a stem to 1.2m in height, with a terminal umbel of nodding, long-stalked, bell-shaped flowers combining cream, pink and green tints, followed by decorative, erect seed pods in late summer
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or North-facing or West-facing or East-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilChalk, Clay, Sand, Loam
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grows well in any moderately fertile, well-drained soil. May self-seed freely
Propagate by seed, sown in autumn or spring, in containers in a cold frame or remove offsets in summer
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds
Pruning No pruning required
Pests Generally pest free
Generally disease free
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