Sentence Examples

  • Africa. Every species introduced is of value, is easily grown, and is suitable for many garden uses, but the charm of the Gladiolus is derived from the beautiful hybrid varieties.
  • Kaffir Lily (Schizostylis) - S. coccinea is a handsome bulbous plant from Kaffraria, with the habit of a Gladiolus, from 2 to 3 feet high.
  • Those who desire their gardens to be beautiful late in the autumn should not fail to employ the Gladiolus largely.
  • Sword Lily (Gladiolus) - Beautiful bulbous plants, the best kinds natives of S.
  • The members of this order are generally perennial herbs growing from a corm as in Crocus and Gladiolus, or a rhizome as in Iris; more rarely, as in the Spanish iris, from a bulb.