ALTHOUGH the most fun to be had from gladioli
is to watch Dame Edna Everage throwing big, gaudy ones from the stage, there are a few that have a poetic beauty.
New bulbs Plant your summerflowering bulbs, such as gladioli
, into the garden and tubs and pots.
SAY IT WITH FLOWERS Van Gaal has warned United of Death or Gladioli
in cup ties
A healthy Gladioli
| A healthy Gladioli
QI'VE planted gladioli
but they don't look right.
The best of them are the nanus hybrids, which have a dainty poise, quite unlike the in-your-face extravagance of the gladioli
that Dame Edna Everage used to strew among her audiences.
The impressive flower spikes of Gladioli
come in a wide array of beautiful colors.
All 40 members have been challenged to each grow a gladioli
, which will be entered for judging as part of new novice classes designed for newcomers to competition.
Colourful Australian comedienne Dame Edna claimed them as her own and gladioli
are a great way to bring vibrant colour into your home this summer.
But since, we have started growing gladioli
, we earn around 15,000 to 16,000 rupees," said Kuldeep Raj, a farmer.
Following floriculture crops are being grown in different areas of Pakistan including roses, tuberoses, gladiolus, marigold, lilium, chrysanthemum (Pattoki/Lahore), roses, gladioli
, carnation, day lily etc (Islamabad/Rawalpindi), tulip, lilies, narcissus, gladioli
, roses (Balochistan), daffodil, predominantly (Narcissus, Tazeta) (Northern region (mainly area of Swat and Abbottabad).
There's a wealth of choice for both containers and borders, from fragrant lilies and dahlias, to cannas, gladioli
, crocosmia and the Californian firecracker, Dichelostemma ida-maia.
Even the most glamorous flowers -- irises and gladioli
, for instance -- will benefit from a background (or foreground) of leafy stems.