How to Keep Amaryllis?

Answer The amaryllis (Hippeastrum), a tropical bulb, produces 12 to 24 inch flower stalks with four to six flower-heads that appear lily like in form. Flower colors range form red, white with red striping... Read More »

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How do i grow amaryllis?

PlantingFill a large clay pot with potting mix and allow two-thirds of the amaryllis bulb to protrude above the well-drained soil. Plant the amaryllis bulbs about 1 inch apart for a lush display. ... Read More »

How do I care for an amaryllis?

PlantingPut the base and roots of the bulb in lukewarm water for a few hours before planting. If you purchase bulbs but will not be planting them right away, they can be stored at 40 degrees to 50 ... Read More »

How do I take care of amaryllis?

Plant your amaryllis bulb in a deep pot. Use a soil that drains well because this will keep your bulb from rotting because of too much moisture. Place the bulb into the soil, but leave half stickin... Read More »

When do amaryllis bloom?

Amaryllis flowers bloom in the spring when grown outside. Once the moisture and light increase in the spring, the amaryllis bulb starts the flowering process. When forced indoors, amaryllis blooms ... Read More »