Amaryillis (Hippeastrum 'Red Pearl') in the Amaryllis Database

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

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                                        How To Get Indoor Amaryllis/Hippeastrum To Bloom How To Get Indoor Amaryllis/Hippeastrum To Bloom
February 26, 2014

I have heard a lot of folks say that they cannot get their Amaryllis/Hippeastrum to bloom the second or third year, and I was very surprised to be told by a saleslady at a garden center that she was unsuccessful.

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Posted by Paul2032 ( Utah - Zone 5b) on Dec 18, 2016 10:25 PM

Red Pearl is a spectacular Amaryllis. Mine is tall with large blossoms, which are a very rich, intense shade of dark red. The petals are wide, giving the bloom a very full look. One of my favorites so far this bloom season.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread TitleLast ReplyReplies
Gorgeous Red by JoannabananaJan 3, 2013 9:16 PM1
Another disappointment....... by Paul2032Mar 31, 2017 1:32 PM10
What do you have blooming.....Amaryllis? by Paul2032Aug 14, 2017 11:44 AM178
Blooms and Chat #2 by bsharfJul 27, 2016 8:28 AM76
What's in bloom today by mcash70Oct 24, 2015 4:00 AM207
Anyone start new Amaryllis bulb this time? by fiatSep 27, 2016 1:51 PM369
Last Year's Bulbs by ShadyGreenThumbSep 15, 2015 9:10 AM87
What's in bloom today by bsharfDec 11, 2014 2:25 PM184
Blooms 2013 by CarolineScottFeb 2, 2013 3:23 PM17
My amaryllis plants by TexasPlumeria87Jan 4, 2013 10:15 AM17
Amaryllis blooming in my sunny window by Paul2032Dec 12, 2012 11:32 AM13
What's in bloom today 2012 by bsharfMar 21, 2013 2:40 PM81
Hippeastrelia Durga Pradhan by bearsearchNov 15, 2012 1:48 PM14
Blooms and Chat #1 by gone2seedOct 22, 2015 4:20 PM1,135

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