Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Spring
Color Purple
Growth Habit Clumping, Upright
Bloom Season Summer through Late Fall

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden
Growing Conditions Outdoor
Plant Resistance Deer, Rabbit

About Purple Flora - Gladiolus Bulbs


Seed Type Bulb
Also known as Sword Lily

Need some height as well as color to your garden? Our Purple Flora gladiolus is the answer to your floral dilemma. The blossom on this gladiolus produces magnificent velvety purple ruffled petals. These gladiolus can grow to a height of 60 inches, and are certain to grab your attention when you plant these in your garden or in a potted container.

Planting Information

Planting Purple Flora - Gladiolus Bulbs

Planting Season Spring
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 4 to 6 inches Deep
Plant Height 48 to 60 inches
Plant Spacing 5 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 8, 9, 10, 11
Bulb Size 12 to 14 cm circumference
View our Gladiolus Planting Guide to learn more.


Recommended Coverage
10 Bulbs / Spring-Planted | Ships in Spring Up to 10 Sq. Ft
20 Bulbs / Spring-Planted | Ships in Spring Up to 2 Sq. Ft
50 Bulbs / Spring-Planted | Ships in Spring Up to 4 Sq. Ft

Companions Plants

Companion Plants for Purple Flora - Gladiolus Bulbs