Gladiolus 'Passos' displays lavender flowers sprayed with dark purple around dark purple and red throats.
Gladiolus 'Passos' brings sophistication to the garden with pale lavender flowers flecked and streaked with dark purple around dark purple and red throats. Simply spectacular on tall stems. Glads require little space to grow, combine well with other plants, and make excellent cut flowers. Bulbs require good drainage. Leave foliage to nourish bulb after flowering. Mulch in winter. Lift before freezing.
Common Name: Sword Lily
Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)
Zone Hardiness: 8-10
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Purple
Secondary Bloom Colour: Red
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Average
Benefits: Hummingbirds, Butterflies
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Light, well-drained soil.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Southern Africa and Madagascar
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