Gladiolus are widely known for their array and
variety of colorful blossoms.
Other Names: Sword Lily, Gladiolus,
Descriptions: Gladiolas are tall and with
flower blossoms all the way up the stalk.
Size: Gladiolas grow from 2 to 6 feet
Symbolism: Gladiolas symbolize preparedness,
strength, splendid beauty and love at first sight.
Grow Details: Gladiolas are gorgeous,
but not the easiest flower to grow, they require
attention and care.
Soil Type: Well
Soil PH: PH 6.5 - 7.0
Light: Full Sun
Grow Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Height: Gladiolas grow 2 to 6 feet
Flower Colors: White, Pink, Red,
Purple, Yellow, Orange, Salmon, Green, Black,
Propagation: Propogate through corms
Blooming Period: July, August, September
Herbal Remedy Properties: Gladiolus was
used in southern Africa ito treat a variety of
ailments, including diarrhea and colds.
Native Area: Gladiolas are native to sub-Saharan
Africa, mostly South Africa.