In its natural habitat, it grows on dry clay, sandy or limestone flats and slopes. It covers a broad area of the winter rainfall Cape. It has cream, slightly pearlescent flowers, with a purple streak down the middle of the tepals. Stamen are purple, anthers are white. Blooms in June. Summer dormant.
Gladiolus floribundus is native to South Africa.
In Our Garden
Plant ID: P20029
Found in Pots,
Waiting to find its forever home in the garden.
We acquired this plant from Telos Rare Bulbs.