Gladiolus mixed colours

gladioli bulbs

40 corms £5.99 Email me when in stock
All bulbs delivered for £2.99

  • Position: full sun to partial shade
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: July to September
  • Other Features: excellent as cut flowers
  • Hardiness: half hardy
  • Bulb Size: 8-10cm

    This is a mixture of the best large flowering gladioli, ranging in colour from white through to startling red. The flowers are produced from July to September and make excellent cut-flowers. They look stunning planted in groups among shrubs and large herbaceous flowers in a border.

  • Garden care: Plant corms 10-16cm (4-6in) deep in spring, on a bed of sharp sand to aid drainage. In frost-prone areas, lift them when the leaves turn yellow-brown, dip the corms in fungicide and store in a dry, frost-free place over winter.

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