Gladioli will be available from early spring 2018

 

Gladioli, sometimes referred to as the ‘sword lily’ are a corm from the iris family. They are often called the sword lily because of their long sword shaped leaves. once a few leaves have been produced they begin to form their classic flower spikes. Beautiful deep colours and flowers the shape of butterflies make this plant a fantastic summer addition to any garden. Their height means they look great towards the back of a border, but smaller versions look just as good anywhere, from pots to the front of a border where their flowers can be appreciated up close.

  • GLADIOLI NANUS VULCANO

    GLADIOLI NANUS VULCANO

    Plant gladioli corms about 10-15cm deep and roughly 10-15cm apart, in fertile/well-drained soil during the spring. Plant in full sunlight/partial shade flowering during June-August.

    • Plant in full/partial shade
    • Suitable for containers
    • Excellent cut flowers
    • Spacing: 15cm

    This product is available at the following Garden centres:

    • Alexandra Palace Garden centre
    • Neals Nursery Garden centre
    • Woods of Berkhamsted Garden centre
    • Studley Green Garden centre
    • Sherfield On Loddon Garden centre
    £2.99
  • GLADIOLI BONFIRE

    GLADIOLI BONFIRE

    Fiery red and orange should be watered regularly as the growth begins to appear you can dead head when flowers begin to die off. In later autumn when frosty you should lift and dry the corms and store over the winter in a frost free shed/garage until they are ready to plant next year.

    • Suitable for containers
    • Place in partial/full sunlight
    • Excellent cut flowers
    • Spacing 15cm
    • Flowering time June-August
    • Red and orange

    This product is available at the following Garden centres:

    • Alexandra Palace Garden centre
    • Neals Nursery Garden centre
    • Woods of Berkhamsted Garden centre
    • Studley Green Garden centre
    • Sherfield On Loddon Garden centre
    £2.99
  • GLADIOLI PALOMA BLANCA

    GLADIOLI PALOMA BLANCA

    Beautiful clear white flowers grow in clumps with small ruffles at the edge of each petal. Excellent cut flowers perfect for placing in vases in and around your home. Place in boarders and beds to brighten any dull corner by adding colour and life to your outdoor space.

    • Planting time: march onwards
    • Flowering time: July/September
    • Flowering height: 100cm
    • Planting distance: 10cm
    • Soil type: well drained
    • Colour: white

    This product is available at the following Garden centres:

    • Alexandra Palace Garden centre
    • Neals Nursery Garden centre
    • Woods of Berkhamsted Garden centre
    • Studley Green Garden centre
    • Sherfield On Loddon Garden centre
    £2.99
  • GLADIOLI VENEZIA

    GLADIOLI VENEZIA

    Pale lilac flowers with a deep purple throat on short stems. Plant during March & May in well drained soil directly in the sun to allow your plant to grow strong and healthy. Suitable for containers, beds, boarders and patio pots brightening any dull corner.

    • Planting period: March to May
    • Soil type: well drained
    • Location: full sunlight
    • Foliage: green
    • Flower colour: lilac
    • Excellent cut flowers
    • Suitable for containers, beds, boarders and patio pots

    This product is available at the following Garden centres:

    • Alexandra Palace Garden centre
    • Neals Nursery Garden centre
    • Woods of Berkhamsted Garden centre
    • Studley Green Garden centre
    • Sherfield On Loddon Garden centre
    £2.99
  • GLADIOLUS COLV NANUS CLAUS

    GLADIOLUS COLV NANUS CLAUS

    Nanus Claus is designed with solid cerise pink markings in the lower petals standing on a tall green stem. These bulbs look stunning planted in boarders, containers, garden, beds and patio pots because of the groups they grow in creating a beautiful appearance.

    • This type of bulb is suitable for boarders, containers, Garden, beds, patio pots and cut flowers
    • Planting period March-May
    • Soil type well-drained
    • Position in full sunlight
    • Planting depth 10cm
    • Planting period July-August
    • Flower colour white
    • Foliage green

    This product is available at the following Garden centres:

    • Alexandra Palace Garden centre
    • Neals Nursery Garden centre
    • Woods of Berkhamsted Garden centre
    • Studley Green Garden centre
    • Sherfield On Loddon Garden centre
    £3.99
  • GLADIOLUS GREENSTAR

     

    Gladiolus ‘Green Star’ – 10 per pack

    The Gladiolus ‘Green Star’ also known as ‘Gladioli’ and ‘Sword Lily’ features an unusual and fresh take on a classic garden favourite. The acid-green plumage is truly show-stopping! A cheerful flower, with velvety blooms enhanced by the sword-shaped foliage. The tall stems adding stature, along with the vibrant colour makes them undoubtedly the plant of choice for any garden or patio hoping to achieve a more striking display. And the butterflies and bees love them! They also make beautiful cut-flowers making them ideal to enjoy indoors too!

    These breathtaking beauties will grow to a height of up to 120cm and bloom in early summer. To get the most out of these wonderful plants make sure you plant them in a prime location in a bed, border or container. They prefer full sun, and fertile, well-drained soil.

    Make sure you provide consistent moisture during their growing season.

    Planting tips:

    • You should plant your bulbs in spring to avoid any frost
    • Loosen the soil before planting- with a fork- about 12 to 15 inches deep, and mix in a 2-4inch layer of compost.
    • Place the bulb in the hole- roughly 4 inches deep- pointed end facing up. Cover with soil and press in firmly.
    • Each bulb should be spaced roughly 3 to 6 inches apart.
    • Gladioli prefer well- drained soil, in full sun.
    • When planting tall varieties make sure you stake them when planting- being careful not to damage the bulbs when doing so.

    This product is available at the following Garden centres:

    • Alexandra Palace Garden centre
    • Neals Nursery Garden centre
    • Woods of Berkhamsted Garden centre
    • Studley Green Garden centre
    • Sherfield On Loddon Garden centre
    £3.99
  • GLADIOLUS ESPRESSO

    Gladiolus ‘Espresso’ – 10 per pack

    The Gladiolus ‘Espresso’ also known as ‘Gladioli’ and ‘Sword Lily’ features wonderful large plumage of deep red. A sultry flower, with velvety blooms, enhanced by its sword-shaped foliage. The tall stems adding stature, along with the bold colour makes them undoubtedly the plant of choice for any garden or patio hoping to achieve a more striking display. And the butterflies and bees love them! They also make beautiful cut-flowers making them ideal to enjoy indoors too!

    These breathtaking beauties will grow to a height of up to 60cm and bloom in early summer. To get the most out of these wonderful plants make sure you plant them in a prime location in a bed, border or container. They prefer full sun, and fertile, well-drained soil.

    Make sure you provide consistent moisture during their growing season.

    Planting tips:

    • You should plant your bulbs in spring to avoid any frost
    • Loosen the soil before planting- with a fork- about 12 to 15 inches deep, and mix in a 2-4inch layer of compost.
    • Place the bulb in the hole- roughly 4 inches deep- pointed end facing up. Cover with soil and press in firmly.
    • Each bulb should be spaced roughly 3 to 6 inches apart.
    • Gladioli prefer well- drained soil, in full sun.
    • When planting tall varieties make sure you stake them when planting- being careful not to damage the bulbs when doing so.

    This product is available at the following Garden centres:

    • Alexandra Palace Garden centre
    • Neals Nursery Garden centre
    • Woods of Berkhamsted Garden centre
    • Studley Green Garden centre
    • Sherfield On Loddon Garden centre
    £3.99
  • GLADIOLUS PRISCILLA

    Gladiolus ‘Priscilla

    The Gladiolus ‘Priscilla’ also known as the ‘Sword Lily’ is a corm grown for their statures stems of soft rich blooms. ‘Priscilla’ features plumage a creamy white with ruffled pink edges, and a soft yellow centre.

    Perfect for a border with other herbaceous plants, in a pot, or in a vase as a cut-flower. It’s a large flowered Gladioli with florets that can reach up to 10cm in width.

    Preferring full sun and lots of water, these wonderful plants are not too fussy and can be grown successfully in partial shade. Plant in spring, and stake the young growth. In autumn lift and store developed corms in a cool and dry place until next spring.

    You can expect you Gladioli to bloom from July until September.

    This product is available at the following Garden centres:

    • Alexandra Palace Garden centre
    • Neals Nursery Garden centre
    • Woods of Berkhamsted Garden centre
    • Studley Green Garden centre
    • Sherfield On Loddon Garden centre
    £2.99
  • GLADIOLI MOMBASSA

    GLADIOLI MOMBASSA

    commonly referred to as the ‘Sword Lily’ has wonderful plumage of deep velvety purple. Their beautiful blooms are enhanced by rich green sword-shaped foliage.

    Not only is the Gladioli ‘Mombassa’ a favourite when hoping to encourage pollinating insects and bees into your garden, they also make striking cut flowers to enjoy indoors too!

    You should plant your Gladioli corms in spring, to avoid any frost. Before planting loosen the soil at a depth of up to 15inches and mix in compost.

    Be sure to use well-drained and fertile soil, and choose a position in full sunlight and your Gladioli will bloom from July onwards.

    This product is available at the following Garden centres:

    • Alexandra Palace Garden centre
    • Neals Nursery Garden centre
    • Woods of Berkhamsted Garden centre
    • Studley Green Garden centre
    • Sherfield On Loddon Garden centre
    £2.99
  • GLADIOLI BLACK STAR

    GLADIOLI BLACK STAR

    The Gladiolus ‘Black Star’ also known as ‘Gladioli’ or ‘Sword Lily’ has beautiful satin plumage, of deep scarlet-purple. A sultry flower, with velvety blooms enhanced by their sword-shaped foliage. The tall stems adding stature, along with the rich colour makes them undoubtedly the plant of choice for any garden or patio hoping to achieve a more striking display. And the butterflies and bees love them! They also make beautiful cut-flowers making them ideal to enjoy indoors too!
    Planting tips:
    • You should plant your bulbs in spring to avoid any frost
    • Loosen the soil before planting- with a fork- about 12 to 15 inches deep, and mix in a 2-4inch layer of compost.
    • Place the bulb in the hole- roughly 4 inches deep- pointed end facing up. Cover with soil and press in firmly.
    • Each bulb should be spaced roughly 3 to 6 inches apart.
    • Gladioli prefer well- drained soil, in full sun.
    • When planting tall varieties make sure you stake them when planting- being careful not to damage the bulbs when doing so.

    This product is available at the following Garden centres:

    • Alexandra Palace Garden centre
    • Neals Nursery Garden centre
    • Woods of Berkhamsted Garden centre
    • Studley Green Garden centre
    • Sherfield On Loddon Garden centre
    £2.99