Gladiolus 'Bimbo'

A strange but sensational colour, sometimes coral, sometimes copper, but always good lighting up a border with other rich and bright colours, like Gladiolus 'Plum Tart' and bright green euphorbias. More
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A strange but sensational colour, sometimes coral, sometimes copper, but always good lighting up a border with other rich and bright colours, like Gladiolus 'Plum Tart' and bright green euphorbias.

Genus Gladiolus
Variety Bimbo
Type Tender Perennial Corm
Common Name Gladioli
Border Position Container, Middle
Bulb Size 12/14

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Soil Type Acid, Chalky, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 1.2m (4ft)
Spacing 15cm (6in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant 10cm (4in) deep and 10-15cm (4-6in) apart in clumps or lines
Care Tips Water regularly during growing season and stake tall varieties. Lift after first frosts. If you're growing in containers, stop watering at the end of summer and bring the pots indoors for the winter. Leave them in their pots or take them out and dry. Put them out again next spring after danger of night frosts has passed. Find out more advice about how to plant and grow gladioli corms.
Flowering June - August
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice
How to plant and grow gladioli

Our guide to growing these magnificent cut flowers - easy to grow and perfect for cutting.

Delivery

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Reviewed Today by Sarah

Huge corms, planted as per instructions some green growth NO flowers at all ... yet?

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Reviewed 29th August 2018 by Douglas