Gladiolus crispus L.f.


Family: Iridaceae

Genus: Gladiolus

Description: 

Gladiolus with sword shaped leaves, curled at the edges ; flowers point all one way, and are of a pale red ; segments of the blossom rounded ; tube slender, and very long. (Bot. Repos.)

History: 

Published in Suppl. Pl. 94 in 1782.

Synonym of Tritonia undulata (Burm.f.) Baker.

Also published in Bot. Repos. 2: 142 in 1801.


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