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Q.In Digging And Seperating My Tuberose Bulbs I Notice The Bulbs Are Smaller Than Usual And Not Many Bulbs. Why

Zone 77069 | lgpool41 added on March 1, 2020 | Answered

When the bulbs bloomed last year the flowers were smaller than normal. Now i am digging and seperating the bulbs for this years planting and there are very few bulbs and they are smaller than normal.

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Answered on March 2, 2020

This sounds like a case of malnutrition! It would be good to amend the soil with compost, and prepare it for planting.

This article will help with the care of the plant: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/tuberose/tuberose-plant-info.htm

Here is an article on amending your soil: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/organic/the-importance-of-soil-for-an-organic-garden.htm

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