How to use Corms in a sentence

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  • Propagation is by the formation of new corms from the parent corm, and by seeds.

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  • The corms should be planted not less than 3 in.

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  • The ground has to be thoroughly cleared of stones, manured and trenched, and the corms are planted in ridges.

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  • The same mode of increase occurs in the gladiolus and crocus, but their bulb-like permanent parts are called corms, not bulbs.

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  • A genus of South African plants with fibrous-coated corms or solid bulbs, often known as montbretas.

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  • To include color after the salad burnet has finished flowering, plant bulbs and corms such as spring and autumn crocus.

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  • Remove the faded flowers of gladioli and allow the foliage to die back fully before lifting the corms to store over the winter.

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  • The larvae feed mainly on roots but they will also eat corms and soft fleshy stems.

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  • Can you tell me what is the best way to keep and store the cyclamen corms for next year?

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  • It is not expensive to buy the corms every year and this ensures that you will get to enjoy the beautiful flowers.

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  • The crop consists of the large starchy corms (short swollen underground stems ).

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  • It is also fascinating to see the stack of the previous few years corms on these seedlings that have not been repotted since 2001.

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  • Crocus sativus corms Talking of problems, I always have problems with crocus sativus corms Talking of problems, I always have problems with Crocus sativus.

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  • In this way there is little loss in a single year by deterioration, and the corms, if harvested at the right time and well kept-i.e., cool and dry-will more than repay the labor and trouble involved.

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  • In some cases a single corm produces several new plants during its second spring by giving rise to immature corms.

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  • In the 17th century the corms were worn by some of the German peasantry as a charm against the plague.

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  • New corms are produced at the end of the season, and by these the plant is multiplied.

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  • The corms should be planted 3 in.

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