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Gladiolus dalenii Found in Chyulu Hills National Park, Kenya Geotagged,Gladiolus dalenii,Kenya,Summer Click/tap to enlarge

Gladiolus dalenii

Found in Chyulu Hills National Park, Kenya

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''Gladiolus dalenii'' is one of the most widely distributed species of gladiolus, ranging from eastern South Africa and Madagascar throughout tropical Africa and into western Arabia. It is the main parental species of the large flowering grandiflora hybrids. This species is also unusual in its genus in including diploid, tetraploid and hexaploid races. The hybrids produced from it are often tetraploids.

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Uploaded Mar 27, 2020. Captured Mar 9, 2020 05:06 in Chulu Game Res, Kenya.
  • NIKON D7100
  • f/4.5
  • 1/2500s
  • ISO640
  • 110mm