The snow white blooms of 'Mount Everest' also make bouquets of tall Aquilegias and other purple Alliums even more spectacular. It grows 3 to 4 feet tall. Architectural, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Gravel. Cultivation. Allium grow best in a rich, fertile, well-drained soil. Try planting these among other large purple-flowering allium for … Plant 3 per sq ft. For more information on growing Allium… Suggested uses. Each globe of Allium Mount Everest is made up of about 50 or more allium flowers. Allium Mount Everest is everything one would expect of an allium with this name. In general, the allium family of bulbs do well in the Dunn Gardens, as our soil is free draining. ... Each flower sports several stamens that stick out beyond its petals, giving this fun plant a fluffy appearance from afar. As the plant comes into full flower, the leaves begin to shrivel up. The Mount Everest Allium is a unique allium growing up to three feet in height which produces creamy white flowers. Plant database entry for Ornamental Onion (Allium 'Mount Everest') with 28 images, one comment, and 20 data details. Allium Mount Everest As the name indicates, Allium Mount Everest is a majestic allium that has baseball-size flower-heads that shimmer with white flowers, borne on tall stems. Free Catalog! The cultivars ‘Mount Everest’ and ‘Violet Beauty’ have gained the Royal Horticultural Society’s Award of Garden Merit. The Mount Everest Allium's sturdy stalks then take on the feat of holding up spheres of dozens of petite and darling white blooms. Buy Allium Mount Everest at Wholesale Price on DutchBulbs.com - Growers of quality Dutch Bulbs & Perennials since 1893. Planted against a dark background, they add height and interest to the late spring through early summer garden. Late spring. ‘White Giant’ has even larger flowerheads on 3 to 4 feet tall stalks. Allium stipitatum 'Mount Everest' (Allium 'Mount Everest') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years. Leaves die back as flowers begin; don't cut back the foliage as it feeds the bulb for next year's flower. The foliage emerges relatively early, followed by the flower stem. Good options include Purple Sensation, Allium atropurpureum, Mount Everest, Allium sphaerocephalon and Allium tuberosum. It grows 3 to 4 feet tall. Impressive snowy white, globe-shaped flowerheads grow atop strong, sturdy stems approximately 32-36" tall. We really enjoy the variety, 'Mount Everest', as it offers such a clean, dramatic 'pow'. ‘Mount Everest’ is a pure white allium with 4-6 inch wide flowers that look like giant snowballs. Choosing several different types will give you flowers throughout the season. Containers: Many alliums grow well in containers, either planted alone or mixed with in other plants. Medicinal properties and health effects. 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