Amaryllis (Hippeastrum 'Aphrodite') in the Amaryllis Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Pink
Red
White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Other: Bulb offsets

The underside of an Aphrodite bloom showing the picotee edge

The Top Hippeastrum and AmaryllisThe Top Hippeastrum and Amaryllis
January 17, 2015

We open the Hippeastrum and Amaryllis Celebration Week with a look at the top cultivars, most thumbed image, and more!

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Location: My homeDate: 2013-01-24The underside of an Aphrodite bloom showing the picotee edge
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Date: 2013-01-31
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Location: Hastings MiDate: 2015-10-19Fall Bloom
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Date: 2013-01-09
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Location: My homeDate: 2013-01-27
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Location: My homeDate: 2013-01-27
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Location: My homeDate: 2013-01-25Photo showing the layering of petals of an Aphrodite bloom
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Location: My homeDate: 2013-01-24The underside of an Aphrodite bloom showing the picotee edge
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Location: My homeDate: 2013-01-23
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Location: My homeDate: 2013-01-22
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Location: My homeDate: 2013-01-20
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Location: My homeDate: 2013-01-13
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Date: 2011-12-02
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Date: 2017-01-25
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Date: 2017-02-18
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Date: 2010-02-16
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Photo courtesy of Longfield Gardens
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Posted by plantladylin (Southeast Florida - Zone 10a) on Sep 22, 2011 6:53 PM

'Aphrodite' is my favorite Amaryllis of all time. I just love the shape and color of the bloom.

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Plant Events from our members
Catmint20906 On December 8, 2015 Bloomed
thequeen770 On April 3, 2017 Maintenance performed
2 bud coming up on both sides of the leaves!
thequeen770 On March 18, 2017 Plant emerged
Several leaves coming up before cold weather in March.
thequeen770 On March 18, 2017 Obtained plant
Purchased from Pikes. Had green start showing and some roots. Bloomed before Christmas. Hugh and beautiful. Move outside top terrace...will have late PM shade.
thequeen770 On December 1, 2016 Transplanted
Cut back stalk and moved outside.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Growing amaryllis outside by Kabby Mar 30, 2017 10:04 AM 3
What do you have blooming.....Amaryllis? by Paul2032 Aug 14, 2017 11:44 AM 178
What Amaryllis are you starting for the season 2016-2017? by crawgarden Feb 8, 2017 11:32 PM 40
What do y'all think? by plantladylin Jun 22, 2016 11:53 AM 7
What's in Bloom today. Winter 2015-6 by bsharf Feb 15, 2016 5:29 PM 124
Hello! by OopsNameDoesNotF May 16, 2015 10:30 AM 1
blooms today by gone2seed Apr 11, 2015 6:53 PM 27
Christmas by gone2seed Dec 25, 2014 10:20 AM 1
What's in bloom today by mcash70 Oct 24, 2015 4:00 AM 207
Anyone start new Amaryllis bulb this time? by fiat Sep 27, 2016 1:51 PM 369
Last Year's Bulbs by ShadyGreenThumb Sep 15, 2015 9:10 AM 87
What's in bloom today by bsharf Dec 11, 2014 2:25 PM 184
Blooms 2013 by CarolineScott Feb 2, 2013 3:23 PM 17
My amaryllis plants by TexasPlumeria87 Jan 4, 2013 10:15 AM 17
What's in bloom today 2012 by bsharf Mar 21, 2013 2:40 PM 81
Blooms and Chat #1 by gone2seed Oct 22, 2015 4:20 PM 1,135

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