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By Marianw

Dorset, United Kingdom Gb

how do I know which way up a trailing begonia bulb is. i store them and they are covered in soil and I frequently plant them upside down!



Its a corm Marian, the bottom is rounded and the top slightly dished, don't bury it completly in the soil

14 Jun, 2012


I agree with Pam to a point, but sometimes it is not that simple, so to that end, you will find another couple of ideas here;

14 Jun, 2012


If all else fails try next year storing them on a flat tray while you can see they all the right way up.

14 Jun, 2012


You can always plant them on their side because the roots will always grow down and the shoot will always grow up

14 Jun, 2012

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