Plants in stock

Gladiolus carneus : fact sheet


Species name:
Gladiolus carneus
Common names:
Bergpypie ,Painted lady
Description:
Painted Lady Erect-Herbaceous

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Winter Rain ,RSA-Karoo Succulent - Winter/Summer Rain

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 80cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Bulbous-Erect
Usage:
Attract Butterflies
Fruit:
Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Bulbous
Foliage:
Deciduous ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental

Plant suppliers

Good Hope Gardens Nursery

Cape Town
cell: 082 8250913
tel: 021 7809299
email: fynbosplants@xsinet.co.za
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