Botanical name: Allium moly
Other names: Golden garlic, Golden flowered garlic, Lily leek, Moly, Sorcerer's garlic, Yellow garlic, Yellow onion
Species: A. moly - A. moly is a clump-forming, bulbous perennial with grey-green strap-shaped leaves and umbels of golden yellow, star-shaped flowers on wiry stems in early summer.
Allium moly is: Deciduous
Flower: Yellow in Summer
Foliage: Grey-green in Summer
Fragrance: Foliage releases an odour when bruised
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Pests: Generally pest-free
Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Allium moly (Golden garlic) will reach a height of 0.25m and a spread of 0.1m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Gravel, Low Maintenance, Wildlife
Cultivation: Grow in fertile, well-drained soil. Add grit to clay soils to improve drainage.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Aspect: South, East, West
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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