Definition of Cornflag
1. a gladiolus [n -S] - See also: gladiolus
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Literary usage of Cornflag
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Gardeners Dictionary: Containing the Methods of Cultivating and ...by Philip Miller by Philip Miller (1754)
"С. В. Р. cornflag with Flowers on both Sides the Stalks. 2. GLADIOLUS carnei coloris. ... CBP Great cornflag of Can- ..."
2. Gardeners' Magazine of Botany, Horticulture, Floriculture, and Natural Scienceby Thomas Moore, William P Ayres by Thomas Moore, William P Ayres (1850)
"Kosy-purple cornflag.— Flowers deep rose-red, marked with deeper purple-red ... Oldford cornflag. —Flowers delicate salmony flesh colour, marked with purple ..."
3. The Archaeological Journal by Council, British Archaeological Association, Central Committee (1848)
"19. South passage to the crypt. 20. Altar of S. Andrew. 9. Lilium, White Lily. 10. Salvia, Sage. 11. Ruta, Rue. 12. Gladiola, cornflag. 13. ..."