Ipomoea pandurata... 2nd attempt

rdjenkins rdjenkins@bellsouth.net
Sun, 05 Nov 2006 13:25:39 PST
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Subject: Re: [pbs] Ipomoea pandurata... 2nd attempt

> You might think of it this way, that the word "bulb" in PBS means 
> bulb in the everyday common or garden sense, not the narrower 
> technical sense. 
> Myself, I'm fascinated to read of these tuberous morning glories 
> native to the eastern US.
> Rodger Whitlock

Thank you (and others) for your comments. I think many plants, like I. pandurata and peonies, would have formed {techically and scientifically correct } "bulbs" if they could, and in eons of time, maybe they will......., so I appreciate the latitude given here in this forum, knowing that it does strain at strict definition.


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