Ornamental Onion (Allium 'Gladiator')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 32 inches and up
Plant Spread: varies
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Guardian plant
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Dynamic Accumulator: K (Potassium)
Ca (Calcium)
Na (Sodium)
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Bulbs
Pollinators: Bees
Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Location: Greenwood, MNDate: 2013-06-13
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Date: 2016-05-19
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2012-05-07Size reference
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Location: My Greenwood, MN gardenDate: 2016-06-03
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Location: Chicago, ILDate: 2012-05-09
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2012-05-07In the garden
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2012-05-21
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Photo by and (c)2007 Derek Ramsey (Ram-Man), Wikimedia Commons
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Photo courtesy of Longfield Gardens
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2012-04-29
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Plant Events from our members
aspenhill On October 24, 2015 Obtained plant
picked up September 19, 2015 ADR - qty 20; DCA, X-CLB
aspenhill On September 28, 2014 Obtained plant
ADR - qty 5;FSB, TFB
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Fall Bulbs by the Box from ADR (local pickup only) by critterologist Oct 3, 2018 6:48 PM 75
Bulb planting for Spring 2018 by crawgarden Jan 25, 2018 9:59 PM 107
✺ JULY 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Aug 6, 2017 12:24 AM 201
What is the largest, tallest, and most stunning Alliums? by keithp2012 May 19, 2017 11:14 AM 12
bulbs...for bees, butterflies, fragrance...and...??? by UrbanWild Oct 30, 2016 12:42 AM 6
Bulb planting for Spring 2017? by CarolineScott Apr 11, 2017 5:42 AM 521
New & Overwhelmed! by dmarie17 Oct 11, 2016 5:22 PM 212
For Physically Challenged Gardeners by Amarante87 Jun 3, 2016 10:45 AM 199
Does anyone rescue reduced or clearance plants? by keithp2012 Dec 11, 2018 4:03 AM 988
Spring Blooming Bulbs 2016 by Cem9165 Jan 23, 2017 9:16 AM 601

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