Bulbs That Disappear

Diane Whitehead voltaire@islandnet.com
Mon, 02 Feb 2009 12:22:56 PST
On 2-Feb-09, at 12:11 PM, Jim McKenney wrote:
> I've heard that the same thing happens with Arisaema sikokianum. Has  
> anyone
> else observed this?

I had Arisaema jacquemontii stay underground for 12 years.  When I had  
a backhoe in to remove a bamboo grove, the tracks drove over the place  
the arisaema had been, and the next spring it came up and flowered,  
and has done so every year since.

Diane Whitehead
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
maritime zone 8, cool Mediterranean climate
mild rainy winters, mild dry summers

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