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17/10/2013 at 18:49

I would like some advice please I planted Allium Sphaerocephalon & Allium Christophii about four/five weeks ago.

I wasn't expecting  growth to show untill the spring but I have geen spikes showing now is this normial ??

 

James

17/10/2013 at 18:58

I'm not sure there is any normal when it comes to plants James. 

17/10/2013 at 19:36

This can happen, I had it last year with my Allium Roseum. I wouldnt worry too much as mine flowered perfectly

17/10/2013 at 20:57

A bit early but they do make their growth over winter and they are from the coldest part of Caucasus and Steppes, so they will survive.

17/10/2013 at 21:02

thanks guys phew I will keep you posted on there progress

 

James

18/10/2013 at 11:08

think all the alliums think it is spring time - my batches of chives which I split a few weeks ago for next year are all growing with lots of new growth - should be going the opposite way - there can be no harm in growth at this time of year - cannot be a tougher plant around...

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