This is not your average gladiolus! Introducing Byzantine Gladiolus, a new addition to our already stellar lineup of traditional glads and other unique perennial plants. This striking heirloom glad features small, vivid magenta blooms that closely resemble orchids. Loads of these bright flowers cover tall, strong yet graceful spikes that never need staking. They make exceptional floral displays in full sun to part shade sites, such as mixed borders, seasonal cutting gardens and naturalized feature beds. Byzantine Gladiolus is easy to grow and is one of the most cold-hardy glads on the market. Plant in well-drained soil for best results. Bulb size: 6+ cm.
Hardiness Zones 6-9
Mature Height 20 - 24 inches
Bloom Time Early summer
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Fertilization Requirements :
Once per year
Special Care :
K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time
climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are
harvested, our staff of K.
van Bourgondien experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules.
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Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship any plant items from late June through August.
General merchandise will be shipped with your plant order.
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated
schedule.Large orders may be shipped in more than one
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provided on your order confirmation.Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48
contiguous states. Click here for zone map.
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