In late January you can start corms
off in the heated greenhouse and about a month later in the cool greenhouse or on the kitchen windowsill.
Plant in sterile potting soil, with the corms
half-way above soil level.
are quite expensive and too often people leave them in the ground to die or just throw them away.
In September, or earlier if the corm
starts to put out new shoots, remove the old,dried compost and repot the corm
using fresh compost.
These are corms
not bulbs - the difference being that a corm
is really a shoot with a piece of food stuck on underneath, whereas a bulb is a complete plant with flowers, leaves and everything present.
Before you know where you are, a few corms
can magically multiply, their pale lavender flowers washing the dark ground with their presence, like spilt milk.
The son of Daoud Corm
, arguably Lebanon's first independent professional painter, Georges Daoud Corm
Native to Africa, the corm
lives only one year, but as the parent corm
dies, a new corm
forms on the top of the old corm
Soil samples from a cave occupied by early islanders contain corm
fragments, report ethnoarchaeologist Seetha Reddy of Statistical Research Inc.
NNA - 16/6/2011- "Change and Reform" parliamentary bloc member, General Michel Aoun, received Thursday at his residence in Rabiya former Minister George Corm
who congratulated him on the formation of the cabinet which "bears his (Michel Aoun) touches and has a strong reform approach.
These physiological characteristics, together with cytological information and morphological features of the corm
tunics, bracts, bracteols, leaves, flowers and seed, have been used to divide the genus into a hierarchy of subgenera, sections and series, and to define the species within those infrageneric groupings .
By using this geographical orientation, Corm
attempts (largely successfully) to break free from the religion-oriented analyses of the region, instead focusing on topics such as the failure of the Middle East to modernize during the 18th and 19th centuries, and why the current politics of the region are characterized by division and conflict.