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Gladiolus alatus : fact sheet


Species name:
Gladiolus alatus
Common names:
Kalkoentjie ,Little turkey ,Rooipypie
Description:
Little Turkey Erect-Herbaceous

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Winter Rain ,RSA-Karoo Succulent - Winter/Summer Rain

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 25cm
Width:
Less than 25cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Bulbous - Low-growing
Usage:
Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants
Fruit:
Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive ,Flower - Good Dried Flower
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.)
Features:
Bulbous
Foliage:
Deciduous ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental

Plant suppliers

Good Hope Gardens Nursery

Cape Town
cell: 082 8250913
tel: 021 7809299
email: fynbosplants@xsinet.co.za
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