Plant ID forum: (Gladiolus); G. communis or G. italicus

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Name: Treehugger
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treehugger
May 29, 2015 5:10 PM CST
Could someone tell me what I am growing? I lost the name. It came as a free gift for buying bulbs and I have no idea what it is.
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pardalinum
May 29, 2015 5:15 PM CST
Maybe Gladiolus communis or one of the other species glads...

Byzantine Gladiolus (Gladiolus communis)
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JRsbugs
May 29, 2015 5:26 PM CST
Could be Gladiolus italicus ..

https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=Gladiolus+italicus&source=...



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plantladylin
May 29, 2015 5:39 PM CST
It does look like Italian Gladiolus (Gladiolus italicus)
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bamira
May 29, 2015 5:58 PM CST
The thread "Gladiolus (G. communis) or (G. italicus); in Mallorca" in Plant ID forum I tip my hat to you.
Name: Treehugger
Hanover Twp, PA (Zone 6a)
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treehugger
May 31, 2015 5:22 AM CST
Yes it is a Gladiolus. Thank you everyone for all you info.

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