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botanical name:
Gladiolus 'Robinetta'
Gladiolus 'Robinetta' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Sword Lily
family:  Iridaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.60m
width: 0.15m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: green
flower colour: red
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -4°C
USDA zone: 7 to 10
description:
Dwarf Gladiolus with small, rich dark red flowers, marked with a creamy stripe, in May and June.

cultivation:
Plant bulbs in autumn in a sunny location.

usage:
Suitable for sunny borders and good as a cut flower.

other notes:
A Gladiolus recurvus hybrid

RHS AGM

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