Amaryllis (Hippeastrum 'Cocktail') in the Amaryllis Database

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: 12 to 18 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Other: Bright red with white starburst and green throat
Bloom Size: 6"-12"
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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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Starting Amaryllis bulbs............. by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2016 8:47 AM 4
First time collecting seeds by greene Feb 17, 2020 11:00 AM 55
Re-bloom Amaryllis! by Daylilybaby Mar 22, 2015 6:47 AM 5
Amaryllis at a nursery..... by Paul2032 Feb 6, 2014 9:55 PM 4
What's in bloom today by bsharf Jul 14, 2012 8:22 PM 188

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