ALLIUM obliquum

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ALLIUM obliquum

Russian Garlic, Twisted Leaf Garlic
Select Item No. AO236

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Quantitative Restriction

One Portion is usually sufficient for approx. 50 plants.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Article Type: (Organic Seed DE-ÖKO-006)
Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Alliaceae
Origin: Romania to Northwestern China and Siberia: forest clearings, rocky areas.
Special Features: Thick spherical umbels of dozens of greenish-yellow flowers. An interesting alternative to the many purple flowering selections. Attractive for butterflies and other pollinators. Deer resistant. Suitable for natural landscaping. Use for low maintenance plantings. Ornamental seedsheads until winter.
Basic Colour: (green)
Flower Colour: greenish yellow spherical flowers
Natural Flowering Period: June - August
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z4 - Z8
Foliage: narrow, linear, keeled, blue-green
Growth Habit: erect / bulbous
Height with Flowers: 60 cm
Spacing between Plants: 20 cm
Soil Requirements: well-drained / average / clay
Characteristics: medicinal plant / culinary herb
Usage: honey-bee food plant / for the rock garden / suitable for cutting
Grams per 1000 seeds: 2.5641 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
8 Gram
Sowing Direction:

(9) These seeds germinate rapidly depending on species and origin. If germination does not occur after 3–4 weeks a cooling period of 2–4 weeks is recommended.

Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2")
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