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Gladiolus papilio

Family iridaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z7-11)
Flowers purplish (late summer)
Size 24"

Glad species whose name seems to be often confused/confusing in the nursery trade, sometimes applied to hybrids. Our plants are seed-grown, so I won't know for some time what we really get.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '18/'19 exchange. Baggy 70F (24d; 38%G, 9-15d) - 35F (7w) - 70F (no G, 10d)

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