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small bulb or bulb-shaped growth arising from the leaf axil or in the place of flowers


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Based on the total bulblet numbers, the most suitable treatment to induce polyploidy was the 0.
Effect of auxins, cytokinins, gibberellins, abscisic acid and ethephon on regeneration and growth of bulblets on excised bulb scale segments of Hyacinth.
Effects of these hormones on shoot initiation, multiple shoot formation, root formation and bulblet formation have been studied.
Results indicated that planting method had a significant effect on bulblet number, but the weight of mother bulb and bulblets was not affected significantly (Fig.
In the latter case, the plants first form small, underground bulblets, usually after a period of cool temperatures, before any sign of life appears above ground.
The concentrations and combinations of different plant growth regulators in MS medium had significantly different and variable effects on bulblet regeneration.
Another method is to take out a drill 4in deep and then use a trowel to make a hole for each seedling, taking care not to plant too deeply - only the roots and the base of the bulblet should be below the surface.
Breeders' packages were popular, as well as Petri dishes containing bulblet embryos.
The answer is to dig them up, but you have to get right down to the roots and get out the little bulblet.
The weight of the bulblet cluster, if left alone, causes the stem to bend, dropping the cluster to the ground, where it roots and sends up new shoots--thus the "walking" sobriquet.
That is, the seed forms a tiny bulblet below ground first and then a leaf emerges later in the process.
Rooting and bulblet formation should start within a month or so.
Maserati is a hybrid that is planted with the use of seeds instead of bulblets as in the case of the ordinary Lasona.
When you dig the bulbs up, shake off any excess soil and remove any bulblets which will take energy from the parent plant.
Each bulb can yield at least two or even three bulblets each season, which is what the grower is looking for.