Florets are just beginning to open. This is a first year bloom and it is not reaching the 6-9" bloom size as advertised.
Ornamental Allium var. Gladiator. Early spring foilage. Foilage is noticeably larger than its smaller relatives.
just starting to emerge 3/30/09
Coming into bloom
Gladiator and Mont Blanc growing in a mostly shady spot
Gladiator and Mont Blanc growing in full sun