Allium sphaerocephalon, commonly known as drumstick allium or round-headed garlic, is a unique perennial bulb cherished for its intriguing globe-shaped flower clusters. This perennial features densely packed, deep burgundy-purple flowers atop slender, upright stems, creating a striking visual impact in the garden. Blooming in late spring to early summer, drumstick allium adds a touch of whimsy and elegance to outdoor spaces. Thriving in full sun to partial shade and well-drained soil, it is a resilient and low-maintenance plant that attracts pollinators. With its distinctive blooms and long-lasting presence, Allium sphaerocephalon adds interest and charm to any garden setting

Allium sphaerocephalon 9cm Pot

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Product Information

✓ Long flowering period

✓ Great for group planting

✓ Attractive to pollinators 


Delivery Options

Delivery information for UK Mainland Deliveries: 

Our price for Standard Delivery is £5.99. This price is the same regardless of how many items you purchase! If you spend £150.00 or above, Standard Delivery is free. Standard Delivery takes 2-6 Working Days.  

Next Working Delivery is £9.99. Please place your order by 2pm Monday – Thursday. Please note deliveries are carried out by a third party courier; therefore, we cannot guarantee our Next Day Delivery Service. During very busy periods, Next Working Day delivery may be temporarily unavailable. 

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Toxic to humans and pets if eaten. Avoid the plants being sat in wet soil. Do not overcrowd the plants.  This perennial will die back below ground level each autumn, fresh new growth will appear in the spring.  

Images are used for illustrative purposes only. Due to the maturity of the plant and the time of the year, plants may not arrive looking like our images.  


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90cm x 10cm
Full sun
Well drained, fertile

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95% of the plants we have in stock on our website can be planted 365 days a year providing the ground is not frozen or waterlogged at time of planting.

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