Society Garlic

Tulbaghia violacea
Latin Name: Tulbaghia violacea
Moisture/Zone: Keep moist
Flower Colour: Pink
Growth Speed: Medium
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Foliage Colour: Grey-green
Position: Half sun

Neat clumps of narrow grass like leaves are grey/green and are topped by a wealth of small very attractive purple/pink flowers in clusters. Likes well drained soil. Height to 50cm. An excellent plant for container growing, or in the garden. Can be cut back to 3cm in autumn and mulched with peat. Plant in a sunny position.