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1 edition of Gladiolus and perennials, 1929 found in the catalog.

Gladiolus and perennials, 1929

by Sherman A. Swift (Firm)

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gladiolus,
  • Catalogs,
  • Nursery stock,
  • Seedlings,
  • Bulbs (Plants),
  • Perennials,
  • Roots

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSherman A. Swift
    ContributionsHenry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 unnumbered pages :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26426987M
    OCLC/WorldCa923833642

    Pinetree Garden Seeds. The year round source for the home gardener since ! Gladiolus are excellent cut flowers that bloom in late summer. They come in colors such as red, purple, orange, yellow, pink and white. 15% Off Fall-Planted Bulbs With Code: FALL CART MY ACCOUNT HELP *FREE SHIPPING on orders over $ CART MY ACCOUNT HELP *FREE SHIPPING on orders over $ Menu. Shipping In Fall.

      Acidanthera is now classified as Gladiolus callianthus, I grew it this year and am very happy to have flowers! It's not supposed to be hardy in the ground, I will leave those in the pot in the greenhouse, and I have a few in the ground which haven't flowered. Flowers for Cutting Four O'Clocks Gaillardia Garden Ready Flowers Geraniums Gerbera Gladiolus Gomphrena Ice Plants Impatiens Indoor Sown Annual Flower Seeds Ipomopsis Lisianthus Lobelias Marigolds Moonflowers Morning Glories Nasturtium Nemophila New Flowers Nicotiana Ornamental Kales Pansies Pennisetum Pentas Petunias Phlox Flowers Poppy Portulaca.

      The standard reference book for the South African Gladiolus species is probably Goldblatt & Manning's hefty Gladiolus in Southern Africa. Another useful reference is Gladiolus in Tropical Africa. Many of the winter-growing South African species have delicate-looking, multicolored flowers that bear little resemblance to the large, bold-colored. Gladiolus definition, any plant of the genus Gladiolus, of the iris family, native especially to Africa, having erect, sword-shaped leaves and spikes of flowers in a variety of colors. See more.


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Gladiolus and perennials, 1929 by Sherman A. Swift (Firm) Download PDF EPUB FB2

Download RIS citations. TY - BOOK TI - Clark's hardy perennial plants, lilies, gladiolus, irises, oriental poppies, tulips: / VL - 1929 book - N1 - Cover title.

AU - Engel's Flower Farm. AU - Engel, Henry. AU - Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection. KW - Bulbs (Plants) KW - Dahlias KW - Finleyville (Washington County) KW - Gladiolus KW - Nurseries (Horticulture) KW - Nursery stock KW - Pennsylvania KW - Plants, Ornamental KW - Prices KW - Varieties ER.

Gladiolus (from Latin, the diminutive of gladius, a sword) is a genus of perennial cormous flowering plants in the iris family (Iridaceae). It is sometimes called the 'sword lily', but is usually called by its generic name (plural gladioli). The genus occurs in Asia, Family: Iridaceae.

Perennial Gladiolus. Gladiolus (Gladiolus spp.), which thrives in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 7 thro produces long shoots of pointed leaves and spearlike stems with. Excerpt from Clark s Hardy Perennial Plants (Pages 1 to 10), Lilies (Page 6), Gladiolus (Pages 11 to 15), Irises (Pages 15 Gladiolus and perennials 20), Oriental Poppies (Page 8), Tulip (Pages 21 and 22), By the te1m Perennial is meant such plants as may be allowed to remain permanently in the op en ground, whose foliage dies down to or near the ground.

Amazon / Forgotten Books / Book. Clark s Hardy Perennial Plants Pages 1 to 10, Lilies Page 6, Gladiolus Pages 11 to 15, Irises Pages 15 to 20, Oriental Poppies Page 8, Tulip Pages 21 - Classic Reprint (Chas.

Clark). Amazon / Forgotten Books / Book. Kemp s Catalogue, Wonder Exhibition, Dahlias and Gladiolus Classic Reprint (J. Kemp) Excerpt from Kemp s Catalogue, Wonder Exhibition, Dahlias and Gladiolus Awarded a gold medal ribbon and a place in the.

USA Made and Shipped from, Large Bulbs, (10) Beautiful Flowering Perennials, Sword Lily, Gladiolus Bulbs, Deluxe Giant Mix - Clarence out of 5 stars 1929 book $ $ 7. 50 $ $ Remove the faded/dead flowers to ensure continuous blooms.

Once all the flowers on a stalk are gone, cut the stalk off at about 2 to 3 inches above the soil. Be sure to leave the plant intact so it can mature and grow the corms for the next season. Winter Protection for Gladiolus. If these flowers will be exposed to wind, you will definitely want to stake them.

Stop planting your gladiolus in summer, around mid-July. Keep your gladiolus watered well during their growing period and make sure to mulch the soil around them to keep it moist.

Gladiolus are only completely hardy in USDA plant hardiness zones 8 to In zones. Gladiolus are highly pest resistant and bloom happily in full sun or partial shade. Their shorter overall height means you can use them in the middle or fronts of borders and beds.

They also do exceptionally well in patio containers - or even window boxes where viewing their rich cascades of flowers up close is a special pleasure.

Fertilize when the flower spikes first appear and after the flowers are picked. Grows ' tall. Gladiolus are susceptible to thrip infestation. To avoid problems, soak the bulbs for hours just before planting in a solution of 4 teaspoons of Lysol in 1 gallon of water. Dig up the corms weeks after the flowers fade.

Keep reading to learn more about plants that grow well with gladiolus. Companion Plants for Gladiolus. Perhaps the best companion plants for gladiolus are, believe it or not, more gladiolus plants.

Gladiolus is not a cut and come again flower. Instead, it grows its flowers from the bottom up along long leafy spears. Gladiolus nanus ‘Prins Claus’ Why we love it: This hardy miniature glad puts on a dramatic display year after year, first showing off its pure white petals then opening to reveal bright splotches of fuchsia.

As a bonus, the corms of this zone 4 perennial can overwinter in the ground. Height: 24 to 30 inches. Bloom time: May through July.

In actuality, many plants are able to adapt to a range of pH levels. Hydrangeas, for example, produce different colored flowers depending on whether they’re grown in acidic or alkaline soil.

A pH of is just about right for most home gardens, since most plants thrive in. Age – Gladiolus corms will expand and increase over time, but the original corms will eventually become number of years before this happens will vary but usually the new corms will take up the slack.

Fertilizer – Newly planted corms may also not bloom because the corms were too a year and fertilize with a balanced plant food in spring to encourage both foliage. Excerpt from Clark's Hardy Perennial Plants (Pages 1 to 10), Lilies (Page 6), Gladiolus (Pages 11 to 15), Irises (Pages 15 to 20), Oriental Poppies (Page 8), Tulip (Pages 21 and 22), By the te1m Perennial is meant such plants as may be allowed to remain permanently in the op en ground, whose foliage dies down to or near the ground Author: Chas.

Clark. Planting even a little deeper will help keep the stems upright. In a cutting garden, gladiolus can be planted in a grid pattern, 5” on center. In beds, borders and containers, they look best planted in informal groups of 7 or more bulbs.

When the flowers on a gladiolus spike start to open, the stem may get top-heavy and start to lean. How to Easily Stake Your Gladiolus Plants So They Don’t Fall Over. Aug What to Plant with Shasta Daisies – 8 Perfect Companion Plants for Your Garden.

J Calendula (Pot Marigold): A Gardener’s Guide and Plant Profile. J 7 Ways to Adapt to Gardening While Sheltering in Place. Ap   The gladiolus became so popular here that, inGreeley named it the city’s official flower. The city was once even nicknamed “Greeley – The Glad City,” according to a Greeley Tribune article.

Jane and Marvin Bruce look at historical reference books featuring the gladiolus flower. Alstromeria AuPHlrltidc:^ \ ASTivtlitlltB. > Known as “The Chilian or Peruvian Lily” and one of the most * popular of summer cut flowers in California.'" Lasts a'Tdhg time when cut, the spikes of orange-yellow flowers being spotted red, and carried on long and stout stems.

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