How to use Corms in a sentence
Propagation is by the formation of new corms from the parent corm, and by seeds.
The corms should be planted not less than 3 in.
The ground has to be thoroughly cleared of stones, manured and trenched, and the corms are planted in ridges.
The same mode of increase occurs in the gladiolus and crocus, but their bulb-like permanent parts are called corms, not bulbs.
A genus of South African plants with fibrous-coated corms or solid bulbs, often known as montbretas.Advertisement
To include color after the salad burnet has finished flowering, plant bulbs and corms such as spring and autumn crocus.
Remove the faded flowers of gladioli and allow the foliage to die back fully before lifting the corms to store over the winter.
The larvae feed mainly on roots but they will also eat corms and soft fleshy stems.
Can you tell me what is the best way to keep and store the cyclamen corms for next year?
It is not expensive to buy the corms every year and this ensures that you will get to enjoy the beautiful flowers.Advertisement
The crop consists of the large starchy corms (short swollen underground stems ).
It is also fascinating to see the stack of the previous few years corms on these seedlings that have not been repotted since 2001.
Crocus sativus corms Talking of problems, I always have problems with crocus sativus corms Talking of problems, I always have problems with Crocus sativus.
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.
In some cases a single corm produces several new plants during its second spring by giving rise to immature corms.Advertisement
In the 17th century the corms were worn by some of the German peasantry as a charm against the plague.
New corms are produced at the end of the season, and by these the plant is multiplied.
The corms should be planted 3 in.