cormous


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having or producing corms

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Dixon 1982 Tuberous, Cormous and Bulbous Plants: Biology of an adaptive strategy in Western Australia, University of Western Australia Press, Perth.
To help with this process, the residual cormous material is dug up after the leaves have died, and the new corm and smaller cormels are separated and replanted.
Harvesting of Dioscorea hastifolia on the central western coast thus fits comfortably into the overall picture of Aboriginal harvesting of tuberous, bulbous and cormous plants through large parts of the continent.