Common Name: Gladiolus, Sword Lily
Botanical Name: Gladiolus
Native: South Africa
Colors: Pink, red, white, yellow, green, orange and lavender
Description: Gladioulus has a very long stem that can grow from 2 to 4 feet high. It has sword-shaped leaves and large florets along the stem. The Gladiolus can add depth and height to any floral arrangement.
Shelf Life Tips: The Gladiolus vase life is one to two weeks.To avoid leaf burn use non-fluoride water. Replenish water daily.
Fun Facts: Gladiolus is the birth flower for the month of August. There are over 250 species of Gladiolus. The Gladiolus symbolizes generosity and strength of character.
In Season: March-December