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Of particular interest to buyers of gladioli

John Lewis Childs (Firm)

Of particular interest to buyers of gladioli

by John Lewis Childs (Firm)

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Published by John Lewis Childs in Floral Park, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seeds,
  • Catalogs,
  • Nurseries (Horticulture),
  • Bulbs (Plants),
  • Flowers,
  • Commercial catalogs,
  • John Lewis Childs (Firm)

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    Cover title.

    Other titles[Trade catalog of] gladioli
    StatementJohn Lewis Childs, Floral Park, N.Y.
    ContributionsHenry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[3] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25596591M
    OCLC/WorldCa854644387

    The graceful sword lily – or gladiolus, as we know it best – is a true gift to the summer garden. Few other flowers offer such showy tall spires of blooms, and the range of colours is huge, covering the brightest of shades as well as the softer pastel spectrum. Gladdies are more than just a flower shop bloom – they are fabulous planted in. Gladiola definition, gladiolus(def 1). See more. What do you get when you cross the Marvel Universe and a dictionary? This fantastic vocabulary quiz!

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Gladiolus corms. How to Plant Gladiolus. To ensure large-sized blooms, plant corms that are 1¼ inch or larger in diameter. Set the corm in the hole about 4 inches deep with the pointed end facing up. Cover with soil and press firmly.

Space the corms 6 to 8 inches apart. If you grow gladioli primarily for cut flowers, plant them in rows. Gladiolus (from Latin, the diminutive of gladius, a sword) is a genus of perennial cormous flowering plants in the iris family (Iridaceae).

It is sometimes called the 'sword lily', but is usually called by its generic name (plural gladioli). The genus occurs in Asia, Mediterranean Europe, South Africa, and tropical : Iridaceae. all about gladiolus Gladiolus produce elegant, 3-foot flower spikes with orchid-like blooms.

They are spectacular in a vase and equally beautiful in perennial gardens, annual flower borders, container gardens and even vegetable gardens. Proper care of gladiolus requires the use of fertilizer. As they come up, you can fertilize the new gladioli batches when you see the flower spikes start to show.

After you pick the flowers, you can fertilize again. When you fertilize, just add the granules next to the flower, and. Join Date Jun Location Ballyhalbert, Ards Penisula Posts This book is a thorough and lively account of the genus, covering details of description, classification, cultivation, and distribution.

The author explains how the hybrid gladioli have developed from wild species, and advised on how to propagate the various types. An ideal hed at $ Our last copies available at $ Download Gladioli stock photos. Affordable and search from millions of royalty free images, photos and vectors.

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Define gladioli. gladioli synonyms, gladioli pronunciation, gladioli translation, English dictionary definition of gladioli. gladioli or gladioluses 1.

also gladiola Botany Any of numerous plants of the genus Gladiolus, native chiefly to tropical and southern. By Heather Rhoades & Anne Baley. In order to enjoy the beauty of gladiolus flowers year after year, most gardeners must store their gladiolus corms (sometimes also referred to as gladiolas bulbs) in the winter.

Gladiolus bulbs, or corms, aren’t hardy through frozen winter months, so you must dig them up and store them until spring if you want to grow them again the next year. Gladioli (1) Filter By. Views. Large Small. Sort Price. High to Low Low to High.

Recently Viewed. You have not viewed any products recently. Show Less Information. Warm Thoughts Arrangement. $ Sale $ Search. Receive Special Offers, Pre-Sale Notification and more. Customer Service /5(33). Gladioli definition: → gladiolus | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

Statistics. The Plant List includes scientific plant names of species rank for the genus these are accepted species names. The Plant List includes a further scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are.

Gladiolus (plural gladioli), with their dramatic sword-like leaves, have sturdy flowering stems that stand up to 5 feet trumpet-shaped flowers come in shades of almost every color and are the perfect backdrop to garden beds.

Home flower gardeners particularly enjoy growing gladiolus for long-lasting cuttings and floral bouquets. Large-Flowering Gladioli. Fringed Gladioli. Butterfly Gladiolus Bulbs & Corms.

Dwarf Gladiolus Bulbs & Corms. Flowering Period. Mid to Late Spring. Sort by Featured Price: Low to High Price: High to Low A-Z Z-A Oldest to Newest Newest to Oldest Best Selling.

Items 1 - 24 of Recently viewed bulb varieties. Enter Keywords. Keyword Examples: Birthday, Anniversary, Sympathy, Red Roses. Recently Viewed. You have not viewed any products recently. Traditional large flowered Gladioli normally will feature alternate facing funnel shaped blooms and buds mostly on one side of their 3' - 4' stems; Miniature Gladioli feature stem lengths of less than 2' and often have ruffly petal edges and blotched colouration.

Colour Availability: Gladioli come in a very wide range of colours. Gladiolus (from Latin, the diminutive of gladius, a sword) is a genus of perennial bulbous flowering plants in the iris family – Glads actually do not grow from bulbs but from “corm” – a closely related mes called the sword lily, the most widely-used English common name for these plants is simply gladiolus (plural gladioli, gladioluses or sometimes gladiolas).5/5(1).

Gladiolus definition is - any of a genus (Gladiolus) of chiefly African perennial plants of the iris family with erect sword-shaped leaves and spikes of brilliantly colored irregular flowers arising from corms.

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Digging up your gladioli corms is a chore that some gardeners may be able to avoid. This is entirely dependent, however, on your local environment and climate type. A misjudgment and a desire to avoid extra effort might result in your gladioli plants not coming up in the spring.: GLADIOLUS, BULB (ONE) PASTEL MIXED, MIXED PERENNIAL GLADIOLUS BULBS, FLOWERS: Garden & Outdoor/5(5).gladiolus: see irisiris, common name for members of the genus Iris of the Iridaceae, a family of perennial herbs that includes the crocuses, freesias, and gladioli.

The family is characterized by thickened stem organs (bulbs, corms, and rhizomes) and by linear or sword-shaped.

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