Gladiolus

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Gladiolus
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Gladiolus
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Faimily: Iridaceae
Subfaimily: Ixioideae
Tribe: Ixieae
Genus: Gladiolus
L.
Teep species
Gladiolus communis
L.
Species

About 260, see text

Synonyms[1]
  • Antholyza L.
  • Liliogladiolus Trew
  • Cunonia Mill., nom. illeg.
  • Hebea R.Hedw.
  • Anisanthus Sweet
  • Sphaerospora Sweet, nom. inval.
  • Bertera Steud.
  • Petamenes Salisb. ex J.W.Loudon
  • Acidanthera Hochst.
  • Ballosporum Salisb.
  • Homoglossum Salisb.
  • Hyptissa Salisb.
  • Ophiolyza Salisb.
  • Ranisia Salisb.
  • Symphydolon Salisb.
  • Solenanthus Steud. ex Klatt
  • Keitia Regel
  • Oenostachys Bullock
  • Anomalesia N.E.Br.
  • Kentrosiphon N.E.Br.
  • Petamenes Salisb. ex N.E.Br., nom. illeg.
  • Dortania A.Chev.
× Gladanthera J.M.Wright
× Homoglad Ingram

Gladiolus (frae Laitin, the diminutive o gladius, a sword) is a genus o perennial cormous flouerin plants in the iris faimily (Iridaceae).[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Gladiolus". Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew: World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Retrieved 10 April 2014. 
  2. Manning, John; Goldblatt, Peter (2008). The Iris Family: Natural History & Classification. Portland, Oregon: Timber Press. pp. 138–42. ISBN 0-88192-897-6.