Van Bloem Gardens

Allium giganteum 'Gladiator'

Ornamental Onion

5-6" globes of purple-blue flowers atop 3-6 foot leafless stems. Useful border plant that makes great cut or dried flowers for arrangements. Lightly fragrant.

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Ornamental Onion Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Plant bulbs in a location where the soil drains well. Dig holes and plant the bulbs 3" deep and 6"-8" apart. Position the bulbs with the pointy end up. After planting, water well, thoroughly soaking the area.

Height

44 Inches

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USDA Hardiness Zone 4-8

Allium giganteum 'Gladiator' Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Full Sun
Moisture Needs
Average
Critter Resistance
Squirrel Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Nature Attraction
Butterflies
Growth Rate
Medium
Secondary Plant Type
Spring Bulbs
Color
Purples
Bulb Bloom Time
Late Spring
Foliage Color
Green
Flower Pattern
Solid
Uses
Rock Garden
Naturalizing
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