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Gladiolus 'Grape Delight'

Common Name:

Plant Type:
Cormous perennial
Family:
Iridaceae (The Iris Family)
Geographic Origin:
South and Southern Africa
California Native?:
No
Plant Size:
18-24 inches
Landscape/Garden Uses:
flower gardens
Flowering Season:
Spring
Flower Color:
Purple
Exposure:
Sun or light shade
Soils:
Well-drained soil
Suggested Irrigation:
Drought tolerant
Estimated Hardiness:
Hardy to 0 degrees F. or less
Slender stems with narrow grassy leaves appear in winter and spring. Spring flower spikes bear red purple flowers with white markings. Keep dry after leaves wither, summer dormant. Great container plant.