A lovely mix of white and rosy-violet colour. Twin Pack contains 6 bulbs (3 of each variety):
Mont Blanc - Out of the same stables as the popular 'Mount Everest', 'Mont Blanc' boasts deep green strappy leaves and large, dense, spherical heads of pure white blooms. Picture shows buds about to open. Flowers May-June. Height 90-120cm. Bulb size 18/20cm.
Giganteum - One of the most well known alliums, producing large football-like orbs of densely packed, rosy-violet flowers. Height 120cm. Bulb size 20cm+.
(Bulb sizes quoted in centimetres refer to the circumference of bulbs. All bulbs are sourced from cultivated stocks.)
These hardy perennial 'ornamental onions', which explode into bloom in early summer, are becoming ever more popular for creating dramatic border displays, and for cutting. And even when the initial display is over the dried heads look amazing in the garden or in a vase indoors.