Amaryllis (Hippeastrum 'Bolero') 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: Pink
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

enormous rosy-pink blooms, one of my favorites

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Another set- dwarf v standard by Turbosaurus Dec 8, 2017 1:51 AM 1
Growing amaryllis outside by Kabby Mar 30, 2017 10:04 AM 3
Blooms and Chat #1 by gone2seed Oct 22, 2015 4:20 PM 1,135

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