Cyclamen Plants
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Hardy cyclamen planting

Zone 01778 | sedgemeadow16 added on November 3, 2017 | Answered

How do I tell which side is up on cyclamen tubers? I received three. One is smooth on both sides. The other two have nubbins that could be the beginning of roots or stems.

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BushDoctor
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Answered on November 3, 2017

The more dome-looking side goes down. If there are points, then these are actually shoots, not roots. Those should face up.

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