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Nectaroscordum siculum

Tall heads of hanging, purplish green flowers in late spring. Very attractive to bees. A bulb which slowly clumps up over the years. To 1.2m. Hardy.

At a glance

Common Name
Sicilian honey garlic
Type
Hardy perennial
Height
90cm to 1.2m
Colour
Pink
Spread Rate
Moderate
Flowering
Spring
Soil Type
Normal, Drained
Aspect
Part-shade, Sun
Pollination
Attractive to pollinators

Sue's Notes

This plant's leaves and roots have the weirdest smell - not honey-like, or garlicky. A bit oniony, but to me more like paint. Fortunately it is only apparent if you scratch and sniff.

 
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