Crocus sativus blooming?

Peter Taggart
Sun, 02 Mar 2014 10:59:22 PST
This is because the plant is a corm and not a bulb! Unlike true bulbs,
corms do not form the flowers within the corm during dormancy- the flower
buds develop on the growth shoots.
Peter (UK)

On 20 February 2014 00:23, Gastil Gastil-Buhl <> wrote:

> See this reference's abstract:
> The abstract says more cold is required to initiate bloom than to form the
> blooms in the corms.

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