Status of name:
Accepted name (Alliaceae) Type of plant: Bulb Trial information:
Reconfirmed after trial 2016 Description:
"1993: Herbaceous perennial to 60cm, with strap-shaped, slightly glaucous leaves withering by flowering time. Star-shaped, rosy violet flowers are borne in globose heads to 20cm wide. Attractive seedheads. 2016 Forum comments: trial plants not representative here, although excellent in the Glasshouse border"