The enormous lilac-purple globes can grow up to 15cm across and make a spectacular addition to sunny beds and borders.
Plant them in large groups for a bold impact.
Also excellent as a cut flower for outstanding displays indoors and borders. Gardeners love affair with Gladiator goes back to the 1800's when it became a mainstay of many a stately home and cottage garden.
In landscaped areas allium Gladiator gives a rewarding display when planted in groups or as a feature plant in perennial borders.
When left the dried globe heads make focal points in garden displays and can be used for dried flower arrangements.