Amaryllis (Hippeastrum 'Dancing Queen') in the Amaryllis Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Bulb

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Comments:
Posted by critterologist (Frederick, MD - Zone 6b) on Jun 20, 2018 2:04 PM

This is a BIG amaryllis! In addition to the large double blooms, it seems to put up extra-tall stalks for me. It holds my personal "tallest bloom" record -- 42", from base of stalk to highest petal tip. And it didn't need a stake!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
what is this Amaryllis? by cwhitt Oct 16, 2017 11:06 AM 4
Another disappointment....... by Paul2032 Mar 31, 2017 1:32 PM 10
Did I Get a Mislabeled Bulb? by Paul2032 Dec 14, 2016 1:49 PM 4
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
Spring 2016 by piksihk Oct 23, 2016 9:57 PM 26
Amaryllis Kits? by Xeramtheum Feb 7, 2016 10:22 AM 13
Latest blooms by piksihk Apr 14, 2015 9:02 PM 1
blooms today by gone2seed Apr 11, 2015 6:53 PM 27
They're blossoming by piksihk May 7, 2014 9:30 PM 6
red/white striped by piksihk Mar 26, 2013 12:02 PM 4
What's in bloom today by bsharf Jul 14, 2012 8:22 PM 188
Blooms and Chat #1 by gone2seed Oct 22, 2015 4:20 PM 1,135

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