Re-opening for sales soon!

  Home » Perennials » D - K » Gladiolus communis My Account | Cart Contents | Checkout
Search
 

Advanced Search
What's New? more
Decaisnea insignis
Decaisnea insignis
ca$á4.45
Articles
About Us
Seed Starting
Categories
Annuals (6)
Biennials (6)
Perennials-> (142)
  A - C (50)
  D - K (34)
  L - Q (30)
  R - Z (28)
Grasses etc. (4)
Shrubs (33)
Coastal B C Native Plants (28)
Trees (32)
Conifers (3)
Ferns
Rhododendrons
Vines & Climbers (1)
Information
Shipping, Taxes & Returns
Privacy Statement
Contact Us

Gladiolus communis

Byzantine Gladiolus, Whistling Jack, Eastern Gladiolus

ca$á3.95   
Seed count: 50-60   
Gladiolus communis
Gladiolus communis
   Syn. Gladiolus communis subsp. byzantinus

Native Region: Southern Spain, Sicily, north Africa
Zone Range: 08-10
Preferred Climate: Temperate to Mediterranean
Harvest Date: Sunday 04 August, 2019
Seed count: 50-60

Description:
Clustering corms give rise to typical gladiolus leaves, followed by stems of trumpet shaped deep magenta flowers. Very possibly the hardiest Gladiolus, this is an elegant and desirable species. Height 3 feet.

Cultivation:
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers in a coldframe. Gentle bottom heat can improve germination, 16-20°C (60-70°F). Grow on in any good well-drained but moist garden soil in full sun. Lift the corms in autumn in regions where winter temperatures are likely to drop below -15°C (5°F) for extended periods.

Harvest Date: Sunday 04 August, 2019
Customers who bought this item also purchased
Campanula persicifolia
Campanula persicifolia
Rosa glauca
Rosa glauca
Phlomis italica
Phlomis italica
Shopping Cart more
0 items
Plant Family more
Iridaceae
Languages
English Franšais
Currencies
   Friday 26 November, 2021       36,915,406 requests since Thursday 18 September, 2003   

Re-opening for sales soon!

* US ORDERS: Unfortunately due to permit process issues, we have reluctantly discontinued shipping seeds to the US.