Log in Sign up

This meter will fill as you add plants to your cart. Add at least 6 plants to make the most of our minimum shipping charge.

Gladiolus 'Mexicana'

Gladiolus 'Mexicana'

Mexicana Hardy Gladiolus

0 Reviews
| Ask a Question

Item #: 12807

Zones: 7a to 10b, possibly colder

Dormancy: Winter

Height: 48" tall

Culture: Sun

Origin: Hybrid

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?

Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.

Click Add to Wishlist to receive an email if this plant is back in stock.

Gladiolus 'Mexicana' is a 1967 hybrid from legendary plant breeder Dr. Robert Griesbach that produces compact and sturdy 3' tall spikes in mid-June with highly ruffled butterscotch-yellow flowers, each highlighted with large red patterns. As the flowers mature, the two upper petals transform to a salmony peach... simply amazing and reliably winter hardy in our trials. We don't know if these will survive north of Zone 7, but let us know if you give them a try... otherwise enjoy them as tender perennials to be dug in fall.