Amaryllis (Hippeastrum vittatum) in the Amaryllis Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 12-18 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: White with red stripes
Bloom Size: 5"-6"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant


Posted by TexasPlumeria87 (Plano, TX - Zone 8a) on Nov 10, 2012 10:08 PM

This amaryllis seems to multiply much faster than the Dutch Hybrids. I got this last year from a local gardener and 1 bulb produced 5 offsets

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