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bulbil

[′bəl·bəl]
(botany)
A secondary bulb usually produced on the aerial part of a plant.
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Significant differences were observed in terms of bulb and bulbil mass among types, seasons, and the interaction between types and seasons.
Percentage survival to the adult stage was higher on air potato leaves and brown bulbils (45-55%) compared with survival on tan bulbils (10%) (F = 4.
An estimated 789 bulbils per square meter were produced in the most productive plots (5 cm depth).
nonmycorrhizal plants, and there was no evidence for a significant shift in the relative allocation to offset, bulbil or flower production for mycorrhizal vs.
Tiger lilies are reliable and robust and can be grown from bulbils without too much fuss.
Expect bulbils or bulblets to form flowers that look just like their parents in one to three years.
One variety in particular, called polystichum setiferum proliferum, regularly makes these bulbils.
If you intend to save leek bulbils, cut the heads before there are hard frosts.
If you spot small bulbils at the joint pull these off and plant up in pots of all purpose compost.
They produce seed heads on top of the stalks with bulbils (seeds) that can get up to marble-size.
Garlic is a frost-hardy bulbous perennial erect herb of 30-100 cm in height with narrow flat leaves and bears small white flowers and bulbils [16].
These have been thought to be abscission scars of flowers (Rhode 1820), roots (Carruthers 1879), bulbils (Stur 1875), cones (Lindley and Hutton 1833; Thomson 1880) and branches (Watson 1908; Renier 1910; Lindsey 1915; Jonker 1976).