Allium 'Gladiator' 2 

Allium 'Gladiator' bulb

From Rosebourne

Pollinator Friendly
Good for Cutting
Hardy

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Pollinator Friendly
Good for Cutting
Hardy

Why We Love It

Allium 'Gladiator' will stand out in your flowerbed with its big bright purple spheres of floral clusters.

The perennial blooms during summer with a distinctive onion aroma while reaching approximately 1-2 metres in height.

Pollinator friendly.

RHS Award winner.

Alliums will grow in a wide range of soils provided there is good drainage. They like sunshine but the flowers will last longer in partial shade.

Valuable for planting in groups in borders or for naturalising (flowering for year after year).

Excellent, long lasting cut flower. Plant taller varieties to the rear of borders.

The flowers can be used for dried arrangements.

Planting Calendar

Plant in March, April, May.

Flowers in June, July.

Planting and Care

Choose a sheltered spot with full sun for planting Allium. It grows best in moist but well-drained soil of any type and pH.

These bulbs should ideally be planted at a depth of 15cm/6 inches and a distance of 15cm/6 inches.

Into the Ground

  1. Choose a spot in well drained soil with plenty of sunlight during early autumn.
  2. Dig a hole 4-8 inches deep.
  3. Plant bulbs with pointy ends up and 6-8 inches apart.
  4. Firm soil over the top of the bulbs soil and water in the bulbs.

Into a Pot

  1. Fill your container with plenty of well drained soil.
  2. Dig a hole 4-8 inches deep.
  3. Plant bulbs with pointy ends up and 6-8 inches apart.
  4. Firm it with soil and water in the bulbs.

Product Specifications

FeaturesHardy, Pollinator friendly, Cut flowers
Eventual Height120 cm
LocationBorder or bed
Planting timeSpring
LifecyclePerennial
Effort LevelLooks after itself
Botanic NameAllium 'Gladiator'
Flower ColourPurple
Units per Pack2
Indoor / OutdoorOutdoor
Brand NameTaylors Bulbs
Length13.5 cm
Width6 cm
Weight0.2 kg
Code: SPRTL107217
Tips for growing Allium

Tips for growing Allium

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