Posted by on August 16, 2013 in flowering season SMW, Others, semi shade, water generously | Comments Off on Gladiolus

Scientific Name : Gladiolus x hortulanus
Family : Iridaceae
Common Name : Gladiolus
Plant with strap-like leaves. Flowers on tall stalk are ideal for flower arrangements. After flowering is over, the plant remains dormant for about 4 to 6 months. In its active period, the corm produces smaller corms. ‘Bulbous plant’ Suitable for group planting & as a pot plant.
Propagation : Division, seeds
Longevity : Perennial