Gladiolus
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Cutting Gladiolas Back

Anonymous added on June 29, 2011 | Answered

Someone told me that after my glads bloom I am supposed to cut them back. Is this true, and if so, how is this done?

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Nikki
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Answered on June 30, 2011

Don't cut those glads! After they bloom, it's the greenery that builds energy in the bulbs for the following year. Of course, if you plan to plant new corms every year, it doesn't matter.

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