Nochnaya melodiya is part of the Gladiolus genus and is a Garden Gladiolus variety. Its scientific name is Gladiolus x hortulanus 'Nochnaya melodiya'. Nochnaya melodiya is a hybrid variety.
Leprekon x Midnight Moon
Basic tone – Violet dark Blue on the bottom petals. A stain of a more stated tone in a white blue frame.
A 5 ¼” floret with 20 buds – 8 open, 4 in Color.
Flwrhd 23 ½“
Field height 55”
This variety is a Flower
that typically grows as an Perennial
, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Nochnaya melodiya is known for its Erect habit and growing to a height of approximately 1.52 metres
(4.94 feet). This variety tends to bloom in mid summer.
South Africa is believed to be where Nochnaya melodiya originates from.
Nochnaya melodiya Garden Gladiolus is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
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How to grow Nochnaya melodiya
Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Nochnaya melodiya is thought of as half hardy, so protect with a row cover whenever the temperatures drop. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Nochnaya melodiya are Zone 8 and Zone 10. Nochnaya melodiya tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.7 and 7.0 meaning it does best in weakly acidic soil - neutral soil.
Growing Nochnaya melodiya from seed
Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 7.02 inches (18.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 4.29 inches (11.0 cm).
Transplanting Nochnaya melodiya
Ensure that temperatures are mild (minimum night temperatures should be around 2°C / 36°F) and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Nochnaya melodiya is a half hardy plant.
Harvesting Nochnaya melodiya
This variety tends to be ready for harvesting by mid summer.