PlantsAmaryllis→Amaryllis (Hippeastrum 'Amalfi')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Plant Height: 18 to 24 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: 5"-6"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Cut Flower
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Date: 2020-04-13Profile en masse of prolific blooms.
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2016-03-17
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Date: 2015-03-20
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2016-03-09 24 hours before the full bloom of a 4 budded solid pink Amaryllis
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Date: 2011-06-04
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Date: 2017-04-10
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Date: 2017-04-10
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Date: 2011-05-31
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Location: LounyDate: 2020 01my home
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Location: Canoga Park, CaliforniaDate: 2011-12-03
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Date: 2012-04-11
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Date: 2008-01-14
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