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A picture of a Golden Gladiolus

Golden Gladiolus

Gladiolus aureus

Partial Shade
Moderate care
Tender

H4-H2

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A photo of Golden Gladiolus
A photo of Golden Gladiolus
A photo of Golden Gladiolus
A photo of Golden Gladiolus
A photo of Golden Gladiolus

Overview

Gladiolus aureus is a delicate, cormous plant, producing striking golden-yellow blooms in late winter and spring. Among South Africa’s many critically endangered geophytes, it is one of those closest to extinction in the wild.

Special Features

Pot plant