More Gladioli for August


The special flower for the month of August is the Gladioli and these three paintings show the flower at its best.

Vase with Red Gladioli by Vincent van Gogh 1886

image credit Vincent van Gogh [Public domain or Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Gladioli and Asters un-named artist

image credit By Dennis Jarvis from Halifax, Canada (Netherlands-4044 – Gladioli and Asters) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (, via Wikimedia Commons

Gladioli in a Vase by Pierre Auguste Renoir 1875

image credit Pierre-Auguste Renoir [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

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