Plant Care Few-Flowered Garlic

Few-Flowered Garlic

Also known as

few-flowered garlic and few-flowered leek


Allium paradoxum

How to care for Few-Flowered Garlic


How often to water your Few-Flowered Garlic

Water needs for Few-Flowered Garlic
0.5 cups
every 9

Few-Flowered Garlic needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Few-Flowered Garlic in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Few-Flowered Garlic: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Few-Flowered Garlic love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Few-Flowered Garlic does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Few-Flowered Garlic

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Few-Flowered Garlic: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Few-Flowered Garlic after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Few-Flowered Garlic

Few-Flowered Garlic

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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