Gloriosa


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Gloriosa

garden plant of the family Liliaceae; contains a colchicine-like toxin which causes excitement, diarrhea and alopecia. Includes G. carsoni, G. simplex, G. superba. Called also glory lily, flame lily.
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Luther Guzmania gloriosa (Andre) Andre ex Mez Guzmania squarrosa Mez & Sodiro) L.
The finding makes Chrysina gloriosa only the second species on Earth known to be sensitive to CP light-the other being a species of shrimp.
La virgen gloriosa gualardon bueno dar; Sabe a sus amigos el bien gualadonar Bien sabe a los Buenos sabelos mal curar.
Another evergreen favourite is Yucca gloriosa, which produces an impressive white spike of flowers.
Alberto Castellano's Rosario della gloriosa Vergine Maria appeared in Venice first in 1521 and thereafter in several editions (1534, 1566, 1567).
Paul's University, the hymns of the orasho contain part of a hymn called "O Gloriosa Domina," which was sung in churches in the Andalucia region of Spain during the 16th century.
La Gloriosa Donna de la Mente: A Commentary on the Vita Nuova.
Cutting yucca after its days of gloriosa 6 I have a Yucca gloriosa, but I don't know what to do with it once it has finished flowering.
If you have children or pets, be warned that gloriosa is poisonous if any of its part, particularly tubers, are eaten.
For striking colour and architectural stature go for yucca gloriosa Bright Star, just be mindful that the tips of its impressive blade-like leaves are sharp.
12 Gardens & flowers Viv and Nick are flaming delighted with vibrant Gloriosa lily arrangement and Carolyn Spray solves all your gardening woes.