Gladiolus, or sword lilies, are sure to be the high point of your summer garden. These attractive plants come in a mixture of red, purple, yellow, orange, pink, lilac, and white grow up to 60"H and produce large flowers. Gladiolus look beautiful when they are planted in groups of 5 or more, or when incorporated into a cut flower bed. These easy to grow plants require full sun and well drained soil. Symbolize beauty, moral integrity, faithfulness. Birth month flower for August! Used for 40th Wedding Anniversaries.