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Gladiolus flanaganii

 
Common name suicide lily
Family iridaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z8-10)
Flowers red (summer)
Size 10"
Light sun
Cultural notes well drained soil
From seed germinate at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Cliff-dwelling South African species with summer flowers appearing in a succession along a short upright spike. Foliage goes dormant in late summer. They require dry conditions during winter, which may not be compatible with our wet Houston winters, but I'm trying anyway.

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: right-fence nursery area

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '18/'19 exchange. Baggy 70F (100%G, 12-19d)


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