Perth silence is a variety of Garden Gladiolus which is a member of the Gladiolus family. Its botanical name is Gladiolus x hortulanus 'Perth silence'. Perth silence is a hybrid variety. Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to Brilliant lavender and Cream. When mature, blooms are roughly 11.0 cm (that's 4.29 inches in imperial) in diameter.
Perth Silence features blooms of lavender blending to creamy–white coloured towards the throat.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. Perth silence 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 Perth silence originates from.
Perth silence Garden Gladiolus is normally fairly low maintenance and 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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