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  Gloriosa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gloriosa is a genus of five species in the plant family Colchicaceae, from tropical Asia and Africa.
They are tuberous rooted deciduous perennials, adapted to a monsoon climate with a dormant dry season.
Gloriosa climb or scramble over other plants with the aid of tendrils at the ends of their leaves and can reach 3 meters in height.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gloriosa   (151 words)

 Gloriosa Lily Bulbs sold here.
Gloriosa lily tubers, otherwise known as the climbing lily or flame lily, are high fashion flowers.
Gloriosa lily bulbs are hardy in zones eight and nine.
Gloriosa lily bulbs cannot handle a freeze, either in storage or down to bulb depth during their growing cycle.
www.gloriosa-lily.com   (538 words)

Description: The Gloriosa is a very beautiful and wonderfully unusual blossom with long curled petals that reflex 180 degrees.
The Gloriosa plant is a climbing vine and a member of the lily family.
Gloriosa blossoms are very popular in wedding and corsage work.
www.floraldesigninstitute.com /page004.06.054.1.htm   (196 words)

 Gloriosa Lily   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Gloriosa superba L. A native to tropical jungles of Africa, is now found growing naturally in many parts of Tropical Asia including India, Burma, Malaysia, Srilanka.
Gloriosa and Sandersonia plants were analyzed to determine their endogenous colchicine levels and the seasonal variation in alkaloid concentrations.
Gloriosa superba is a good abortifacient which causes the death of the fetus within the womb.
mason.gmu.edu /~nmann/projects/gloriosa.html   (1172 words)

 Gloriosa Daisy (Rudbeckia hirta)
Gloriosa daisies are a strain of fl-eyed Susan that was developed in the United States, and is now grown world-wide.
Gloriosa daisies are actually biennials or short-lived perennials, but are often grown as annuals because they bloom the first year.
Gloriosa daisies are superb, long-lasting cut flowers and cutting encourages the plants to send out more blossoms.
www.gardenguides.com /flowers/perennials/gloriosa.htm   (206 words)

 Hart Seeds: Gaillardia, Geranium, Gloriosa, Gypsophilia, Hollyhock, and Impatiens Flower Seed
Gloriosa Daisy is a perennial that will bloom the first year if started in early spring.
Plant Gloriosa Daisy seed outdoors after all danger of frost is past, or start indoors 4 to 6 weeks earlier.
When Gloriosa Daisy plants are 2 to 4 inches high, thin or transplant 12 to 15 inches apart.
www.yankeegardener.com /seeds/hartseed17.html   (1739 words)

 gloriosa superba seed. gloriosa superba tuber , GLORIOSA SUPERBA Extract , Gloriosa superba seed  , gloriosa ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Gloriosa superba is a good abortifacient causing expulsion of foetus from the womb Roots are antioperiodic, purgative,colagogue,anthelmintic It is bitter, acrid,astringent,anthelminitic and germicidal.
The name Gloriosa comes from the word gloriosus, which means handsome and superba form the word superb clearly alluding to the beautiful flowers which appear from November to March.
It is also said that sap from the leaf tip is used for pimples and skin eruptions by Tswana and Masai farm workers (Roberts, 1990).
www.parker.co.in /gloriosa.htm   (227 words)

 Drago Cactoid - Gloriosa
Gloriosa rothschildiana is native to South Africa and are hardy in USDA zones 8 - 11.
Some of the cultural directions I read said to grow them in partial shade, but I potted mine up and set them on the greenhouse bench and left them there, in full sun, all summer.
Sorry, Gloriosa rothschildiana are sold out for the season.
dragocactoid.com /gloriosa.html   (291 words)

 Daisy - Gloriosa
Grown as an annual, Gloriosa Daisy is technically a short-lived perennial and may come back for a second or third year.
The Gloriosa will grow in almost any soil but it has a preference for rich, alkaline soils that are well drained.
The Gloriosa Blend is excellent for wildflower planting and in beds and borders.
www.naturehills.com /new/product/Seeds_product_page.aspx?proid=1598   (209 words)

Name: Gloriosa Rothschildiana is more commonly known as the Gloriosa Lily or Glory Lily from the latin gloria meaning honour, fame.
This splendid and exotic lily was named after Baron Z.W. Rothschild, an authority on birds, who brought the flower from Africa and entered it at an exhibition of the English Horticultural Society at the turn of the century.
Gloriosa is in fact a vine and therefore can be bought as single stems (short variety) or as a whole top vine with several clusters of flowers (long variety).
www.flowers.org.uk /flowers/facts/e-j/gloriosa.htm   (230 words)

 Family Scarabaeidae - Plusiotis gloriosa
gloriosa, with its iridescent green body and metallic stripes, is perhaps the most distinctively marked of all native US beetles.
It is widespread in the American southwest, ranging from Texas to Arizona, and into northern Mexico.
gloriosa which I photographed in a conifer forest on Mount Lemmon just outside of Tucson, Arizona.
www.naturalworlds.org /scarabaeidae/species/Plusiotis_gloriosa.htm   (324 words)

 Floridata: Gloriosa superba
A most unusual and exotic flower, the gloriosa lily is a crimson and yellow vision to behold.
This gloriosa lily is scrambling up, through and atop an azalea bush, clinging tightly with its unique tendril tipped leaves.
The gloriosa lily is at its most dramatic when it seems to bloom out of some other plant.
www.floridata.com /ref/g/glor_rot.cfm   (673 words)

 Oriental Lily Gloriosa
Gloriosa lily, commonly known as the climbing lily, is surely one of the most exotic varieties within the lily family (Liliceae).
A native of South Africa, Gloriosa has traveled far to be enjoyed in America.
Gloriosa's availability is based on limited supplies and at times will not be available.
www.beautifulorchids.com /xoticflower/orientallily/lily_gloriosa.html   (270 words)

 Yucca gloriosa
Yucca gloriosa Hort not Linneaus = Yucca elephantipes !
Yucca gloriosa is native to sand dunes in southeastern United States, at the Atlantic coast from southernmost South Carolina to northernmost Florida (AL, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC).
I believe that many of the plants of Yucca gloriosa (and Yucca recurvifolia) that are sold and grown in Europe are hybrids.
www.bennyskaktus.dk /Y_glori.htm   (675 words)

 Gloriosa Daisy seeds, Rudbeckia gloriosa (P) at American Meadows   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Gloriosa Daisy seeds is one of 80 species in our Wildflower Seed Encyclopedia.
Gloriosa Daisy is often a short-lived perennial with flowers up to 5 inches across; blooms vary from solid gold, bicolors, doubles.
Basic color and sandpapery leaves are identical to its parent, the fl-eyed susan, but flowers are much larger, varied in form, and most important, this species is perennial, while fl-eyed susan (R. hirta) is biennial, making its yearly bloom less dependable.
www.americanmeadows.com /bulk_ind_detail.cfm?itemid=111   (173 words)

 Gloriosa Lily Nursery at Ty Ty GA: TyTy Daylily Nursery   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Gloriasa rothschildiana also called 'Climbing Lily.' This spectacular flower originated in the jungles of Africa, and it is also found in the Orient.
Ty Ty sells both the growing cultivar that has petals edged with lemon waxy lines, and the yellow form, Gloriosa lutea.
The flowers begin to appear at Ty Ty in late June, when the day tempratures reach 80* F. Gloriosa lilies add bright color to the dark corners of your yard.
www.tytyga.com /GloriosaLily/GloriosaLily.html   (418 words)

 Daylily Nursery at Ty Ty GA: TyTy Rare Lily Nursery: Gloriosa Lily   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Gloriosa Lilies (Gloriosa rothschildiana) - The waxy, graceful blossoms last great as a cut flower and even small buds will develop into full flowers of a pastel color.
This vine will climb 8 ft. on any fence or trellis and produce up to 20 flowers in September and October in Georgia when few other flowers can be seen.
All returned plants must have an RA number on the package, or they will be refused.
www.tytyga.com /rarelilies/gloriosalily.html   (399 words)

 Sobralia gloriosa Reichenbach f., edited 19 April 2003
Both photos by Greg Allikas, taken in situ in Colombia.
atropubescens, biflora, candida, ciliata, corazoi, crocea, d'orbignyana, fenzliana, fimbriata, gloriosa, kermesina, klotzscheana, lancea, lepida, macrophylla, pardalina, persimilis, powellii, pulcherrina, rigidissima, rosea, setigera, sobralioides, valida] - with B&W line drawing of lip and petal, Fig.
TROPICOS - W3CEC Web-Searchable Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/ecuador/search.shtml [Elleanthus; Sobralia atropubescens, biflora, candida, ciliata, corazoi, crocea, dichotoma, dorbignyana, ecuadoriana, fenzliana, fimbriata, fragrans, gentryi, gloriosa, hagsateri, kermesiana, klotzscheana, lancea, lepida, luerorum, macrophylla, madisonii, neudeckeri, oroana, pardalina, persimilis, piedadae, powellii, pulcherrima, rigidissima, rosea, setigera, sobralioides, stevensonii, suaveolens, tamboana, valida, violacea, yauaperyensis]
sobralia.autrevie.com /Sobralia_gloriosa.html   (599 words)

 Gloriosa Daisies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
These Gloriosa Daisies were photographed with the Agfa 1680e using an auxillary telephoto lens.
This is the special setup that allows attachment of a telephoto lens or telescope to the camera.
This photo was taken using a 500 millimeter focal length f8 Soligor Mirror lens.
www.thecomputerfarm.com /Gallery/GloriosaDaisies.html   (45 words)

 Amazon.com: gloriosa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Gloriosa Daisy Cherokee Sunset : Park Seed Gloriosa Daisy Cherokee Sunset by Park Seed
Unusual -- Gloriosa lilies from India, with exotic swept-back blooms.
Gloriosa -- Shop for great deals on gloriosa and millions of other products.
www.amazon.com /s?ie=UTF8&search-alias=aps&keywords=gloriosa&page=1   (439 words)

 Gloriosa superba (Liliaceae) - HEAR species info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Information on Gloriosa superba as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).
Images of Gloriosa superba (Liliaceae) are presented online by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER) (USDA/Forest Service).
The Global Compendium of Weeds: Gloriosa superba L. The Global Compendium of Weeds provides worldwide citations of potential weediness of Gloriosa superba.
www.hear.org /species/gloriosa_superba   (266 words)

 Seeds: Gloriosa Daisy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
They also work well in wildflower areas and reseed themselves.
Gloriosa daisy is technically a perennial and may come back for a second or third year.
If used a a wildflower mix, one packet will plant 15 square feet.
www.gardenguides.com /seedcatalog/flowers/daisygloriosa.htm   (163 words)

 Park Seed: Gloriosa Daisy Autumn Colors - A native American Gloriosa Daisy (Rudbeckia) with gigantic blooms of bronze ...
Park Seed: Gloriosa Daisy Autumn Colors - A native American Gloriosa Daisy (Rudbeckia) with gigantic blooms of bronze or golden with a burgundy center.
It's not enough to say that Autumn Colors has the largest blooms ever grown on a Gloriosa Daisy -- these flowers are more than DOUBLE the size of traditional varieties, ranging from 5 to a full 7 inches across!
Autumn Colors is the winner of the Fleuroselect Quality Mark, Europe's highest award for flowering ornamentals from seed.
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 Gloriosa Tapestry Poster by B. Aldine at AllPosters.com
Gloriosa Tapestry Poster by B. Aldine at AllPosters.com
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www.allposters.com /-sp/Gloriosa-Tapestry_i856598_.htm?aid=398737   (49 words)

 Dave's Garden: gloriosa's Garden Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
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 Photo Santa Maria Gloriosa del Frari
The Photo view is looking southwest from canal.
A huge, gloomy Gothic barn, the brick house of God known officially as Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari may not be the most elegant church in Venice, but it is certainly one of the city's most significant artistic storehouses after the Accademia and the Scuola di San Rocco.
The Franciscans were granted the land in about 1250 and they completed a first church in 1338.
www.jssgallery.org /Essay/Venice/Church/Frari/Photo_Santa_Maria_Gloriosa_del_Frari.htm   (716 words)

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 Park Seed: Park's Gloriosa Daisy Collection - A collection of 4 Rudbeckia (Gloriosa Daisy) varieties from seed: Maya, ...
Park Seed: Park's Gloriosa Daisy Collection - A collection of 4 Rudbeckia (Gloriosa Daisy) varieties from seed: Maya, Autumn Colors, Prairie Sun, and Goldsturm Strain.
Contains 1 packet each of Gloriosa Daisy Maya, Autumn Colors, Prairie Sun, and Goldsturm Strain.
No garden ever gets enough Gloriosa Daisies, but you can fill plenty of space with effortless color with this economical collection!
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 Gardening with Ed Hume - Plant Encyclopedia for Houseplants Chapter
If too many buds develop in the center of the plant, remove some, or they will rot, spoiling the appearance of the plant and shortening the flowering period.
GOLDFISH PLANT, Columnea gloriosa and microphylla - Location/Exposure: bright light/filtered sunlight; Water Schedule: moderate/allow soil to dry somewhat before watering again; Temperature: 65-75 degrees; Feeding: ½ strength liquid feeding, every month, during growing season; Comments: very attractive hanging plants, ideal for indoor baskets or as trailing pot plants.
GRAPE IVY, Cissus rhombifolia - Location/Exposure: bright light/no direct sunlight; Water Schedule: moderate/allow soil to dry slightly between watering; Temperature: 65-72 degrees; Feeding: 3 times during growing season; Comments: Attractive trailing plant.
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 Definition of gloriosa - Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
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