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Gladioli 'Vulcano'

Gladioli 'Vulcano'

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Plant name: Gladioli 'Vulcano'

Other names: Sword Lily 'Volcano'

Category: Perennial

Plant family: Iridaceae

Light preference: Full sun

Soil preference: Chalk, loam, sand. Acid, Alkaline, Neutral. Moist but well-drained/well-drained.

Flowering/fruiting month: June - September

Size:

  • Up to 50cm height
  • Up to 20cm spread

Description: 'Volcano' is a tender, narrowly upright, cormous perennial with sword-shaped, dark grey-green leaves and, a slender, erect spike bearing funnel-shaped, purple-marked, reddish-pink flowers in summer.

Care: Plant 10 to 16cm deep in fertile, well-drained soil (on sharp sand). As tender, lift when foliage dies back, discard old corms and store new corms in a dry frost-free place to replant in spring. In milder areas, a thick dry winter mulch may suffice.

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