Plant ID forum: crinum?

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Name: Catherine
SW Louisiana (Zone 9a)
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jerseyridgearts
Mar 23, 2018 7:52 AM CST
these burst into bloom this week,,,,any idea what they are? thanks


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Name: Deborah
midstate South Carolina (Zone 8a)
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Deebie
Mar 23, 2018 8:09 AM CST
Nope, hippeastrum. Commonly called amaryllis. They are beautiful, though. Lovey dubby Congrats on your new find. Hurray! Hurray!
Name: Jai or Jack
WV (Zone 6b)
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Jai_Ganesha
Mar 23, 2018 8:55 AM CST
These are almost inverse of each other (white-on-red v. red-on-white). I like them.

If leaves haven't already come up, they will start soon.
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Name: Catherine
SW Louisiana (Zone 9a)
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jerseyridgearts
Mar 23, 2018 8:56 AM CST
thanks deebie......cant believe they are growing in the yard! Hurray!
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Silversurfer
Mar 23, 2018 9:11 AM CST
Agree...Hippeastrum sp/cultivar....commonly called Amaryllis.

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Name: Lin
Florida Zone 9b, 10a

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plantladylin
Mar 23, 2018 11:04 AM CST
Yes, beautiful Amaryllis
There are so many cultivars that look alike and we have many listed in our database: https://garden.org/plants/sear...
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