Gladiolus communis

chrisrobt(z8 MI,WA)February 25, 2011

Does anyone know where I can get these bulbs??

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donnabaskets(Zone 8a, Central MS)

I got mine from Old House Gardens. Plant Delights Nursery also carries them. Choke on the price and get the ones called "Cruentas". They are vastly superior to the straight communis byzantinas. (I pulled these out and threw them out after a few years they were so unsatisfying.) Cruentas blooms are twice the size and far more vivid in color. The good news is that in good soil, they multiply like wildfire.

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