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 open an amaryllis?

Plant the BulbPosition your amaryllis bulb in a small to medium pot so that the pointed end is facing up. Only bury the bulb until it is halfway covered by potting soil. Place the potted bulb in a ... Read More »

Amaryllis Bugs?

Amaryllis flowers are adaptable plants, and it is a simple process to foster blooming. They can be grown indoors or in a natural environment. The tropical areas of South America are their original ... Read More »

How do I pollinate amaryllis?

Identifying Reproductive PartsFamiliarize yourself with the reproductive anatomy of an amaryllis flower. Looking into the center of a blossom, you will see stems reaching out from the center. These... Read More »

How do I get an amaryllis to rebloom?

Discontinue fertilizing and watering your amaryllis plant in the fall. Withholding nutrients will cause the plant leaves to begin drying and turn yellow. After the leaves have dried, trim them off ... Read More »