Tulbaghia violacea (Society Garlic)

The name of this plant is derived from the scent given off by the leaves which also helps protect it from rabbit damage. It has a fragrant purple flower that blooms in July through September. It grows 18 in. tall and equally as wide when mulched in winter to protect roots. Grow in full sun, well-drained soil and water once-a-week.

Category:  Perennial
Water Use:  Low
Sun Exposure:  Full Sun
Height x Spread:  N/A
Native:  No
Color:  Purple
Bees:  Yes
Birds:  No
Butterflies:  No
Cut Flower:  Yes
Utility Tree:  No
Extra Maintenance:  No
Soil:  N/A
Fall Color:  No
Bloom Time:  Summer