Alliums Ivory Queen


ALLIUM IVORY QUEEN: The Allium Ivory Queen, Allium Karataviense, a fall planted ornamental onion bulb, will produce large flowers. Ivory Queen is a sport of Allium Karataviense and displays dense ivory-white flowers shining above attractive broad, gracious leaves. They are great for ornamental value and widely used for both landscape and container purposes. Alliums prefer to be dry in their dormancy. The Allium Ivory Queen is ideal for containers, mass plantings, borders. Ivory Queen has a bloom period of about 3 weeks and they bloom in late spring to early summer.

  • Planting Location: Sun/semi-shade
  • Planting: September-December
  • Planting Depth: 6 inch (15 cm)
  • Planting Distance: 6 inch (15 cm)
  • Flowers In: May-June
  • Flowering Height: Approx. 8 inch (20 cm)

How to Grow

Easy to Grow:

1. Select an area with full sun or semi-shade
2. Dig a hole 6 inches (15 cm) deep
3. Place the bulb in the hole, with pointed side up
4. Space bulbs 6 inches (15 cm) apart
5. Cover with soil and water thoroughly

Planting Tips:

Plant in groups of 3 or more, in well-drained soil. Bulbs will benefit from a handful of compost added to the planting holes.

When to Plant

Collections: Alliums, Spring Bulbs