tuberous plant

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Noun1.tuberous plant - plant growing from a tubertuberous plant - plant growing from a tuber    
tracheophyte, vascular plant - green plant having a vascular system: ferns, gymnosperms, angiosperms
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Caresoft contains the actives obtained from the Curculigo orchioides rhizome, an herbaceous tuberous plant widely distributed in India with rootstock bearing several fleshy lateral roots (rhizomes).
Among the topics are a marketing analysis of organic food in the European Union, the role of certification bodies in the organic production system, strengthening the explore capacity of Thailand's organic sectors, factors that influence purchasing decision of Austrian distribution channel operations towards Chinese organic foods, an overview of the organic and green food market in China, promoting neglected and under-utilized tuberous plant species in Vietnam, consumer perceptions of organic foods in Bangkok, and impacts of organic and unique food production on rural development in the European Union.
This delightful tuberous plant brightens up the rockery in spring with its spurred flowers and then dies down in summer.
Tuberous plants should be lifted and overwintered in a frost-free environment.

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