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Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus (Pack 20 Bulbs)
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Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus (Pack 20 Bulbs) Popular Summer Flowers

Bulbs for sale

Latin name Acidanthera Murielae
Also known as Sword Lily, Abyssinian gladiolus, Ethiopian Peacock Orchids
Genus Gladiolus Callianthus
Colours White and Burgundy
Aspect Full Sun or Partial Shade
Height 100cm +
Planting period Spring - March to May
Flowering period Late Summer - Early Autumn (Aug to Oct)
Soil Type Neutral, well drained Soil
Size for this price 10cm+
Hardiness Not very
Shipping est FEBRUARY/MARCH 2019
Delivery time February to end of May 2019
Also suitable for containers Yes
Scented Yes - gorgeous vanilla scent
What is being sold? Bulbs for sale
Google Shopping title Popular Summer Flowers: Gladiolus Callianthus (Pack 20 Bulbs)
17824

Description of Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus (Pack 20 Bulbs) Popular Summer Flowers

This lovely scented member of the Gladiolus family, also known as Acidanthera Murielae is a great staple flower for your garden beds or patio pots. It's also ideal as cut flower as it lasts so long in a vase. Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus is also known as the Sword Lily. 
Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus from the award winning Harts Nursery

Planting and growing instructions: Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus from the award winning Harts Nursery

  • Position your corms in Full Sun to partial shade in well-drained, moist soil. 
  • Plant your corms 10-16cm (4-6in) deep and 4 inches apart. 
  • Plant in pots or directly in the garden. 
  • See 'Care Instructions' for protecting over the winter months.

Plant care: Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus from the award winning Harts Nursery

  • If in pots, stop watering at the end of Summer and bring them indoors for winter to protect against frost.
  • Place back outside once the danger of winter frosts has passed. 
  • If in the garden, lift your corms when the leaves turn yellow/brown and store then in a dry, frost-free place.
  • Plant your Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus back outside once the danger of winter frosts have passed. 
  • Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus produce a fantastic display but they may need replacing after 2years of flowering. 

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What to do with Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus over Winter

This question was asked by
Cate

Are Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus suitable for lifting and storing over winter?

Yes – Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus need protecting over the frost-prone months. Lift your corms when the leaves turn yellow/brown and store them in a dry, frost-free place. Plant your Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus back outside once the danger of winter frosts has passed.
Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus produce a fantastic display and not a big expense but they may need replacing after 2 years of flowering.

Loraine Hart

Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus (Pack 20 Bulbs)

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Sue

Will they be delivered now in July?

No sorry – Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus are Summer flowering bulbs so they will be dispatched in the spring ready for planting.

Acidanthera Gladiolus Callianthus (Pack 20 Bulbs) (SKU17824)

Loraine Hart



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