communis Byzantinus - Gladiolus
Beautiful purple species. (late flowering).
Gladiolus communis: (Zones 1,2,3,4) - See also General Bulb Growing Instructions
These are good naturalisers and can be left alone for several years. They prefer a sunny position, well drained soil and are versatile growing in beds, pots & garden rockeries. Plant 7cm apart and 7cm deep. They grow 30-50cm tall and flower in late spring to early summer. Fertilise in spring.
Aspect: Full sun to semi shade
Growing Zones: Zones 1, 2, 3, 4 (refer to Climate Map)
Product Type: Gladiolus Nanus
Product code: CBY
Scientific Name: Gladiolus communis L
Supplied as: Dry Bulbs
Water Wise: No
Planting Time: Mar;Apr;May
End Use: Pots;Garden;Naturalising;Cut Flower
Frost Hardy: Yes