Posted: Yesterday at 18:29
This Autumn I'd suggest
For the Gladioli,as Ladybird suggests, it depends where you are. Mine overwinter in the ground quite happily ( too happily in the case of a crappy pink one ) in Somerset.
The basic Crocosmia can be a menace - spreading everywhere but the Lucifer is a much nicer one. Mine have more or less gone over now but it has been exceptionally dry here.
TBH, the easiest thing you can do is to decide exactly which bulbs you want and then read up about them - situation, planting times, etc. That way you will at least have a chance of getting a good display when and where you want