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Gladiator Allium

Impressive in Borders and Bouquets

Big, purple flower heads top 50- to 60-in. stems for up to 3 weeks in early summer. Sensational at the back of a border and in fresh or dried bouquets! Grows in sun or partial shade. Zones 3-9. 18-20 cm bulbs.
  • Zone 3 - 8
  • Height 50 - 60 inches.
  • Shade Required Full sun to partial shade.

Plants are not available in AE AK GU HI ID PR WA



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  • Botanical Name: Allium 'Gladiator'
  • Height: 50 - 60 inches.
  • Spacing: 10 - 12 inches.
  • Depth: 6 inches
  • Spread: 5 - 8 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun to partial shade.
  • Color: Violet-purple blossoms.
  • Foliage: Green, linear and narrow strap-like foliage.
  • Blooms: June-July. Early summer, blooms for about 3 weeks.
  • Form: Upright
  • Flower Form: Spherical flowers of hundreds of tiny florets.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained, fertile soil.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Pruning: Allow the foliage to die back.
  • Size: 4 - 5 inch wide umbels.
  • Comments: Allium Gladiator is a tall allium with violet-purple umbels. It is a very impressive variety for the sunny border. They flower for many weeks and remain attractive even after their flowers lost their color. Flower heads are good for dry flower arrangements. Plant in small groups, or informal larger groupings in the border. Alliums are beautiful in combination with perennials. Restricted States: AE, AK, GU, HI, ID, PR, WA.

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