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Sunday, March 20, 2011
More about cyclamens
I've heard some authorities recommend that the bulbs be planted deep, 12" or more, but I haven't followed that advice. But nor have a I tried any species other than the common spring-flowering Cyclamen coum and the fall-flowering C. heterophyllum.
As is the case with the Arums, the cyclamens are summer dormant, which is not uncommon for plants adapted to a Mediterranean climate.