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Gladiolus elliotii

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Monocotyledons > Order: Asparagales > Family: Iridaceae > Genus: Gladiolus

Gladiolus elliotii Gladiolus elliotii

Gladiolus elliotii flowering in early summer in grassland in the Maluti Mountains in the Golden Gate National Park, eastern Free State, South Africa. [photos Colin Paterson-Jones ]

Information from Goldblatt and Manning (1998).

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Publications

  • Goldblatt P. and Manning J. 1998. Gladiolus in Southern Africa. Fernwood Press, Vlaeberg, Cape Town.

Text by Hamish Robertson


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