Yellow Allium foliage?

midnightsmum (Z4, ON)June 7, 2014

All my beautiful allium at the front garden have their foliage yellowing and dying back. Everything else in the garden, including the spent tulips, are lush and green. What is the problem, lack of iron??

Nancy.

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aftermidnight Zone7b B.C. Canada

Nancy unfortunately it seems to be the nature of the beast. I always stick my Alliums in behind other plants so their not so pretty leaves don't show.

Annette

    Bookmark   June 7, 2014 at 11:06AM
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midnightsmum (Z4, ON)

Oh darn it, cause we do love their blooms. Most of the flowers in this bed are annuals, cosmos, cleome and California poppies. I wonder if it is too late to plant more money plant seed? I have had a very poor germination rate it seems....

Nancy.

    Bookmark   June 7, 2014 at 2:20PM
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schoolhouse_gw

Yes, agree they turn yellow and flop. So do my Crown Imperials.

    Bookmark   June 7, 2014 at 7:18PM
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