Was Bananas - now geophyte definition

The Silent Seed santoury@aol.com
Wed, 30 Nov 2011 06:57:18 PST
With that definition, we can include Chlorophytum, Liriope, , and what about caudiciforms with subterranean storage roots, right ? 

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-----Original Message-----
From: David Pilling <pbs@pilling.demon.co.uk>
To: Pacific Bulb Society <pbs@lists.ibiblio.org>
Sent: Wed, Nov 30, 2011 2:49 am
Subject: Re: [pbs] Was Bananas - now geophyte definition

In message <p06240834cafb30fb9d0f@[]>, James Waddick 
<jwaddick@kc.rr.com> writes
> From the wiki         "we include all plants with an underground
>storage organ such as bulbs, corms, rhizomes, tubers. "

This is a link to the wiki 'What is a "Bulb"?' page:


where you will find a hard won definition.

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