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Gladiolus bulbs from Ridgewood Gardens spring 1927 [catalog] by Ralph M. Speelmon (Firm)

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Written in English


  • Bulbs (Plants),
  • Nursery stock,
  • Catalogs,
  • Roots,
  • Gladiolus

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StatementRalph M. Speelmon
ContributionsSpeelmon, Ralph M., Ridgewood Gardens, Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination1 folded sheet (6 unnumbered pages) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26376529M

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Gladiolus Traderhorn is a brilliant scarlet gladiolus, with crisp white contrasting centers and tall, and tall, straight flower spires. Traderhorn is tall and stately, with up to two dozen " blooms on each stem. A garden favorite, these large, fire engine-red flowers with white throats will make a dramatic cut flower. Plant in spring, in groups of six or more. Gladiolus are easy to grow and. GLADIOLUS HISTORY — The first hybrid glads appeared in , and Victorian gardeners — including Monet and Gertrude Jekyll — loved them. Unfortunately, virtually no glads from the s survive today, and even glads from the s are hard to find. Growing Gladiolus: After spring frosts are over, plant the gladiolus corms (bulbs) in your flower bed wherever you want brilliant color in mid-summer. Gladiolus take very little space in the garden and can easily be planted between other plants. After planting, keep the bulbs watered : $ Gladiolus is a wildly popular flowering plant that often makes its way into floral arrangements. As well as bouquets, gladiolus looks amazing in flower beds and along garden borders. But what are some good companion plants for gladiolus? Keep reading to learn more about plants that grow well with gladiolus. Companion Plants for Gladiolus.

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If you have planted gladiolus, you should usually be able to enjoy gladiolus are beautiful and come in a variety of colors, truly enhancing any landscape in your yard. However, gladiolus pests are abundant, and the most common of all is problems with the corm. Outdoor Beds Find a location where the soil drains well. If there are still water puddles hours after a hard rain, scout out another site. Or amend the soil with the addition of organic material to raise the level " to improve the drainage. Peat moss, compost, ground bark or decomposed manure all work well and a. Gladiolus is a bulbous flowering perennial native to Europe, Asia and Africa. It typically grows to about 4 feet in height and produces flowers on spikes that can be any color, depending on the variety. Gladiolus flowers between 60 and days after planting. It is relatively easy to grow, but requires special. K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time (depending on climatic conditions) for each area of North America.. We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are harvested, our staff of K. van Bourgondien experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those : K. van Bourgondien.