Allium 'Graceful Beauty'
Allium 'Graceful Beauty'
Allium 'Graceful Beauty'
Allium 'Graceful Beauty'

Allium 'Graceful Beauty'

Allium 'Graceful Beauty'

5 bulbs — £3.75

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Orders placed before 1 September 2022
You can expect your order in September 2022

Orders placed 1 September - 15 October 2022
You can expect your order in October 2022

Orders placed 16 October - 15 December 2022
You can expect your order within 10 business days

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Description

These effortlessly stylish white Allium amplectens 'Graceful Beauty' is really the cream of the crop when it comes to providing varied structure in borders or containers in late-spring. Gracing you with its presence every year, these reliable and easy-to-grow bulbs are so rewarding. The flower globe is formed of masses of dazzling star-like white blooms, each with elegantly pointed petals and finished with the minute detail of dainty purple anthers to give a subtle hint of colour. Standing on tall, slender stems which sway gently in the breeze, it’s really no wonder they’ve been named ‘Graceful Beauty’.

Make an eye-catching feature with this variety by planting the bulbs in groups or gentle swathes in a mixed border. This particular allium is quite compact, which also makes it a great choice for containers where they’ll be quite happy on a sunny patio or balcony.

Alliums are very easy to grow and are happy in most gardens – they just love a sunny position. White goes with everything, so you can enjoy them amongst flowers of any other colour or as a statement flower set against shrubs or foliage plants. Likewise, if you have a white garden, these are an absolute must. They look equally fine in rock gardens, open fields or flower beds. Easy to grow and maintain, Allium amplectens 'Graceful Beauty' are excellent choices for any gardening enthusiast. And this will be one of your first choices when you want to fill your vase!

Key features

  • Perfect for pots

  • Comes back every year

  • Attractive to wildlife

  • Loved by pollinators

  • Naturalising

  • Thrives well in full sun

  • Packed in paper bags

  • Fully hardy

  • Rodent resistant

Specs & details

  • Botanical name

    Allium amplectens 'Graceful Beauty'

  • Flower colour

    White

  • Leaf colour

    Green

  • Bulb size

    6/+

  • Established height

    30-50cm

  • Established spread

    20-30cm

  • Plant spacing

    90 bulbs per m2

  • Habit

    Upright

  • Life cycle

    Perennial
    Naturalising

  • Hardiness

    Fully hardy

  • Years to establish

    1st year

  • Sunlight

    Full sun

  • Position

    Sheltered

  • Suitable for

    Pots
    Cottage gardens
    Gravel gardens
    Wildlife gardens
    Rockery
    Borders
    Meadows

  • Soil acidity

    Any

  • Soil moisture

    Free draining

  • Soil type

    Loam
    Sandy
    Clay
    Stony
    Multipurpose compost

  • Growing skill

    Easy to grow

  • Scented

    No

  • Pollinator-friendly

    Yes

  • Mouse resistant

    Yes

  • Rabbit resistant

    Yes

  • Deer resistant

    Yes

  • Toxicity

    Skin/eyes irritant

Plant calendar

JanFebMarAprMayJuneJulyAugSepOctNovDec
  • Planting
  • Flowering

Other information

  • Orders placed before 1 September 2022
    You can expect your order in September 2022

    Orders placed 1 September - 15 October 2022
    You can expect your order in October 2022

    Orders placed 16 October - 15 December 2022
    You can expect your order within 10 business days

      • Plant your Allium 'Graceful Beauty' bulbs from mid to late autumn;

      • Plant in borders or containers in sun or partial shade;

      • Plant your bulbs two to three times as deep as the bulb is high;

      • Space the bulbs about twice the bulb diameter apart;

      • Place the Allium 'Graceful Beauty' bulbs with the pointed side facing upwards.

      Read all Allium planting & care instructions

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