Gladiolus striatus Andrews


Family: Iridaceae

Genus: Gladiolus

Description: 

Gladiolus with leaves between lance and sword-shaped, the length of the flower-Item; generally three flowers on the item: flowers grow upright; blossom gaping,the segments pointed, waved, and streaked in the middle. (Bot. Repos.)

History: 

Published in Bot. Repos. 2: 111 in 1800. This species of Cape Gladiolus was brought to us, from Holland, about the year 1788...

Synonym of Gladiolus floribundus Jacq.


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