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Belton, MO 64012
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Allium canadense

Wild Garlic

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Allium canadense (Wild Garlic)

Wild Garlic is a common native plant of pastures and fields that is found in May and June in our region. The flowers are white to pink and about 1/4 to 1/3 inch in diameter. Occurs on prairies and roadsides, often on rocky soils.

Additional Information:


Height
8-24 Inches

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Spread
12-15 Inches

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Bloom/Seasonal Color
White


USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

Home Owner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Good Companions
Pale Purple Coneflower (Echinacea pallida), Lead Plant (Amorpha canescens)

Characteristics & Attributes

Hydrologic Designation

FACU

Nature Attracting

Butterfly

Season of Interest

Mid (May-June)

Soil Moisture

Average

Sun Exposure

Full Sun

USFS MO Ecological Map

Wildlife Benefit

Butterfly Nectar