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Scientific Name: Gladiolus grandiflora Hort.
Family: Iridaceae
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 4-9,12-24,33-41
USDA: 7-10

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Garden origin, hybrids of Mediterranean and South African species

Growth Habits: bulbs, 2 to 6 feet in height (60-180 cm); sturdy sword-shaped leaves

Watering Needs: Regular water when in vegetation, needs good drainage

Propagation: Corms, seeds

Blooming Habits:
flower spikes with trumpet-shaped florets borne in double rows

Fruiting Habits:

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