Bulb FAQs:

Q: Is a bulb structurally a short stem with fleshy leaves or leaf bases that function as food storage organs during dormancy?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a bulb a vegetative growing point or an unexpanded flowering shoot?

A: Yes.

Q: Are bulbs small bulbs that develop either on each of the leaves inside a bulb?

A: Yes, or else on the end of small underground stems connected to the original bulb.