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Sweet Garlic Tulbaghia

Phonetic Spelling
tul-BAG-ee-uh
Description

Prefers well-drained, light soil; sweetly fragrant flowers; long bloom period; foliage has onion-like smell when crushed; drought and moderately salt tolerant; this plant is resistant to damage by deer

See this plant in the following landscape:
Cultivars / Varieties:
  • Silver Lace
  • T. fragrans
Silver Lace , T. fragrans
Tags:
#perennial bulb#salt tolerant#deer resistant
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
  • Silver Lace
  • T. fragrans
Silver Lace , T. fragrans
Tags:
#perennial bulb#salt tolerant#deer resistant
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Tulbaghia
    Family:
    Amaryllidaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Bulb
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    Drought and salt. Resistant to deer.
    Bulb Storage:
    Store tuberous roots in moist peat at 45°F (7°C)
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Bulb
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Texture:
    High Organic Matter
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Pink
    Purple/Lavender
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Long Bloom Season
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer
    Salt