TITLE

Gladiolus

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Gladiolus, a perennial garden flower related to the iris. Gladioli are native chiefly to South Africa, but some originated in Asia and Europe. There are more than 240 species, from which commercial growers have developed thousands of varieties. Gladioli are popular as cut flowers because they last well.
ACCESSION #
37309449

 

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