The flower stems average two to three feet. Allium ‘Purple Sensation’ Allium Care Summary. Once they have finished flowering, feed with comfrey tonic and leave them to die back naturally in the pots, this will … Alliums will do well in a large deep pot or container. $6.98 shipping. PLAN FOR SUCCESS. They naturalize quite well, returning year after year with increased vigor and blooms. 2 litre pot. Avoid planting in cold wet soils as they are prone to rot in these conditions. The Allium Globemaster looks absolutely fantastic on its own and will put a smile on anyone’s face. Artificial Allium Flower in Violet Purple - 17.5" Tall - Set of 4. £14.99. All alliums are very easy to grow and will grace your garden for years to come. ), Alliums add drama to the garden all season, first with exotic flowers in May, June and July and, in many cases, later with interesting dried seed heads. £14.99. Planted in loose clusters of five, seven or more (Alliums are truly a case where more is more! 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