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Synonyms for gladiolus

any of numerous plants of the genus Gladiolus native chiefly to tropical and South Africa having sword-shaped leaves and one-sided spikes of brightly colored funnel-shaped flowers

the large central part of the breastbone

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De acuerdo con lo anterior, en el presente trabajo de investigacion se planteo como objetivo, caracterizar molecularmente el agente causal de la secadera del gladiolo Gladiolus grandiflorus Hort.
Although the gladiolus plants are frost intolerant, they adapt well to daytime temperatures of 10-25[degrees]C and nighttime temperatures of 16-18[degrees]C; they can also endure temperatures up to 50[degrees]C provided they have optimal ranges of air and soil moisture (SHILLO & HALEVY, 1976).
The trailer opens with the instruction for players to guide Gladiolus through the third major quest of Chapter 13 known as Zegnautus Keep.
Gladiolus planted late would do - if it's for a wedding, one is called 'Blushing Bride'.
Items can be dropped off at The Heights Center, 15570 Hagie Drive or Gladiolus Learning and Development Center located at 10320 Gladiolus Drive, Fort Myers.
GLAD ALL OVER: We also saw a stunning stand of Gladiolus with a phenomenal flowering display.
GLADIOLUS murielae, this week's special offer, is more tasteful and delicate than the famous cut flower gladioli.
Gladiolus plants in the bag culture hydroponics system had higher plant height than in the other systems.
The genus Gladiolus comprises 260 species, 250 of which are native to sub-Saharan Africa, mostly South Africa.
Meanwhile, Waxflower took the group two championship even after losing 1-3 (3,023-3,177) in their head-to-head with Gladiolus in their tournament-concluding contest.
PREPARE Like all bulbs, Lilium 'flashpoint' needs free-draining soil TAKE CARE Gladiolus 'Charming Beauty' needs frost protection MAKE AN IMPACT Dahlia 'langresse' will enhance borders
The PHDEB has already introduced the pilot project of gladiolus cultivation to promote floriculture sector as the Board is working on a project Establishment of flora model farm at Malti (Hyderabad), Sindh with the approval from the Export Development Fund.
Fill a couple of baskets with blueberries and, while you're at it, snip some cosmos, zinnias, and gladiolus for the table.