Planting gladiolus in your garden will create a display of tall flower spikes covered in large, showy blooms. Gladiolus is a popular plant for cut flower arrangements due to the large number of blooms each stalk provides.
How To Succeed In Planting Gladiolus
Gladiolus (affectionately known as "glads") are grown from small bulbs known as corms. There are a large number of gladiolus species, providing a range of flower sizes, colors and bloom time. Here's how to get started:
Forcing bulbs indoors means encouraging plants to grow and flower out of their natural environment and season. It can give you colorful flora, even in the dead of winter.