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bulbil

a small BULB or tuber which arises on the aerial part of a plant in the axil of a leaf, or in an inflorescence.
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Under stressful conditions, a softneck type may partially bolt and grow a short pseudostem, which will subsequently produce a small number of bulbils just above the bulb, or clustered within the bulb itself.
Five bulbs were randomly selected per plot and the following parameters were evaluated after the bulb-curing process: bulb diameter (mm), number of bulbils per bulb, bulbil diameter (mm), bulb mass (g), bulbil mass (g), and total productivity (total bulb weight harvested in g per plot converted to Mg ha-1).
Tiger lilies are reliable and robust and can be grown from bulbils without too much fuss.
Freshly picked young air potato leaves and freshly picked brown bulbils and tan bulbils (4-7 cm in diameter) were collected as needed from healthy air potato plants grown in a greenhouse.
As the average dispersal distance of bulbils is 36 cm (Ronsheim, 1994), each of these plants was considered to be a separate genotype.
Class I KNOX genes are associated with organogenesis during bulbil formation in Agave tequilana.
Above ground, these small bulbs, now called bulbils, appear where leaves meet stems.
Some ferns, such as the soft shield fern polystichum setiferum, occasionally produce bulbils along their central stem.
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].