Tulbaghia violacea

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Society Garlic

Tulbaghia violacea                         




7 - 11

South Africa

2" pots or 4" pots

Tulbaghia violacea ( Society Garlic )


Tulbaghia violacea is a great marginal plants that can take a wide variety of growing conditions. Society garlic as it is commonly known is native to South Africa where it is found in the grasslands.  Society garlic can tolerate a variety of conditions and is fairly common as a regular landscape plant along with being an excellent water garden plant. Purple flowes sit high above the leaves on stalks and flower continuously throughout the summer months. 

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