Flower Database

Gudiolus

Basic information
Flower Name
Gudiolus
Formal Name
Gladiolus
Alias
Gladiolus, 唐菖蒲, corn flag, sword lily
Habitat
Tropical Africa and the Mediterranean
Morph
bulb plant
Comment
Gladiolus (Scientific name: Gladiolus spp.) is native to tropical Africa and the Mediterranean coast, and is a bulb plant of the Iridaceae Gladiolus. In the summer, big flowers will bloom in a vertically long line from the tip of the flower stalk which grew smoothly. The leaves are green, slender and tipped. Because the Dutch introduced it to Japan, the Netherlands iris, since it came in from foreign countries, it is Toshoobu (Tang iris), Sword Lily (sword lily) because the leaf shape resembles a sword, a small sword with leaves Because it is a form, there is an alias called Latin gladius (Gradius = small sword). The feeling of flower is similar to Canna of another department .
Common name: Gladiolus, Scientific name: Gladiolus spp., Also known as corn flag, sword lily, Place of Origin: Tropical Africa, Mediterranean Coast, Plant Length: 100 cm, Blooming Period: June to September, Flower Color: Red · Yellow · White · Blue etc. Most colors except flower size: 5 to 15 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Iridaceae
Genus
Gladiolus
Species
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Iris
Leaf type
Sword
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden
Color
Red, Pink, Blue, Brown, Green, Violet, Orange, Yellow, Cream, White
Season
Jun Jul Aug Sep
Height
100  ~ 100  [cm]
Diameter
5  ~ 15