Plant ID forum→Unidentified corms

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El Sobrante, California
TEACH0830
Jun 12, 2020 2:33 PM CST
I dug these out of the garden bed at my new house. The largest one is the size of my fist. No greenery attached. Anyone know what they are?
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Name: Arlene
Southold, Long Island, NY (Zone 7a)
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pirl
Jun 12, 2020 2:37 PM CST
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Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Jun 12, 2020 2:52 PM CST
The thread "Unidentified corms" in Plant ID forum

I would guess they are Amarylis bulbs.
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jmorth
Jun 15, 2020 12:58 PM CST
Sorry for the late response pirl, I'll send you a t-mail.
I'd tend to agree with Daisyl as to ID, ie - Amaryllis. the only other possibility might be X Amarcrinum.
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Name: stone
near Macon Georgia (USA) (Zone 8a)
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stone
Jun 15, 2020 2:40 PM CST
Possibly lycoris?
Or... Amaryllis Belladonna...
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Jun 15, 2020 5:10 PM CST
I hadn't thought of Amaryllis Belladonna. They grow wild in many areas of California. Good thought Stone.
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