Gladiolus is a perennial favored for its beautiful, showy flowers.Gladiolus plants grow wonderfully in the warm weather of summer. You can produce these flowers in sequence by planting some corms every few weeks or so.
Gladiolus are available with flowers in a huge range of colours, including apricot, blue, burgundy, pink, gold, red, orange, and white, as well as multicoloured varieties.The plants bloom in midsummer; however, you can prolong the bloom period by choosing early, mid, and late season types and staggering planting times.
Height ranges from 2 to 6 feet.Today s gardeners can choose from a wide range of flower forms, colours and heights, so there s certainly a gladiolus for everyone s taste. Gladiolus are generally grouped by flower size into classes from miniature to giant.