EPPO Global Database

Gladiolus communis subsp. byzantinus(GLABY)

Code created in: 2004-04-12

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: GLABY
  • Preferred name: Gladiolus communis subsp. byzantinus
  • Authority: (Miller) Hamilton


Mediterranean. Many authors do not recognize this subspecies as distinct. Nevertheless, the name is used for horticultural purposes to distinguish a particular form. cultivated as an ornamental in gardens  

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Gladiolus byzantinus Miller

Common names
Name Language
Byzantine sword-lily English
eastern gladiolus English
byzantinische Siegwurz German
glaïeul de Byzance French
glaïeul des champs French
glaïeul d'Orient French
гладиолус византийский Russian