|Sun Requirements:||Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
|Water Preferences:||Dry Mesic
|Leaves:||Other: Strap-like leaves appear in the spring but disappear long before the plant blooms in late summer/ early fall.
|Flower Time:||Late summer or early fall
|Toxicity:||Leaves are poisonous
Roots are poisonous
|Propagation: Other methods:||Offsets
|Posted by sheryl (Hot, hot, hot, Feenix, AZ - Zone 9b) on Dec 9, 2011 8:04 PM
This is actually the true Amaryllis - the flowers that we see around Christmas are of the Hippeastrum family that have adopted the common name of Amaryllis. The common name is "Naked Lady", which refers to the leafless bloom. Lycoris squamigera is also called "Naked Lady" and has a similar bloom.
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|Australis||From February 10, 2018 to February 22, 2018||Bloomed
A single bulb - different to last year - sent up a bloom stalk.
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A single bulb sent up a bloom stalk.
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