Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Gladiolus
Family: Iridaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
involutus
NOTES

A cormous geophyte to 50 cm which is stoloniferous, has papery tunics and linear leaves.


AUTHORITY
D.Delaroche
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The white bilabiate flowers fade to pink. The upper tepals are attenuate and the lower ones are involute
Colour: White
Notes: Flowers turn pink as they age
Colour: Pink
Common Name
Gladiolus
George bluebell
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
August
September
October
Synonyms for Species
Gladiolus muirii



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