Definition of bulbous in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈbʌlbəs


  • 2(Of a plant) growing from a bulb: the bulbous buttercup
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    • Although the Hippeastrum can be grown outside in the garden in climatic zones 9 and 10, this bulbous plant is still much more suitable for bringing into flower indoors.
    • In early spring, white-flowering bulbous cress and waxy yellow swamp buttercup provide bright splashes on the forest floor.
    • This species of pelargonium is indigenous to the Eastern Cape and grows wild, sending out long bulbous roots deep into the ground.

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