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PlantFiles: Hairy Garlic
Allium subhirsutum

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Family: Alliaceae
Genus: Allium (AL-ee-um) (Info)
Species: subhirsutum (sub-hir-SOO-tum) (Info)

Category:
Bulbs
Vegetables
Herbs

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:
Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade
Partial to Full Shade
Full Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:
Deciduous
Aromatic
Smooth-Textured

Other details:
May be a noxious weed or invasive
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

No positives
No neutrals
1 negative

Gardeners' Notes:

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Negative rambler On Mar 6, 2003, rambler wrote:

This is the most invasive plant ever. It grows more than one inch a day. It spreads rapidly, everywhere. Do NOT plant this in your garden. There's no getting rid of it!



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