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Gladiolus dalenii Lemon Form

Plant type: Bulb

This is a wonderful form of wild Galdiolus, often admired in our displays at Hampton Court and Tatton Park Flower Shows. It bears stems of attractive soft-yellow flowers with an apricot tinge on open spikes in summer and as the bulbs multiply the flowers continue to appear for many weeks. Gladiolus dalenii prefers an sunny well-drained position and well drained soil. It is easy to grow and rewarding. Protect the dormant bulbs from frost in winter by planting deeply (the corms can be up to 6" deep), and by applying a thick grit or bark mulch. Plants in pots should be kept frost-free in a garage or shed.
Our price: 5.00


Detailed Information
Height to 30" (75cm)
Spread 10" (25cm)
Flowering Period Summer/Autumn
Trecanna Rating 8
Hardiness Needs protection in winter, plant deep and apply a 2-3 " mulch. Pots should be kept frost free in winter.
Position Full sun.
Soil Moist in spring but well-drained.
Crocosmia Gladiolus dalenii Lemon Form

Gladiolus dalenii Lemon Form
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