Amaryllis plant growing herbaceous geophyte of the genus Hippeastrum also known as Amaryllis Hippeastrum or just Hippeastrum, Amaryllis plant perennial deciduous used as orAmaryllis plantntal plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics, temperate, tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 9-11 (possible to keep the bulb in the soil) 4-9 (need to keep the bulb over the winter indoor).
Leaves color green in linear shape and grow connected group as a spike.
Flower color can be: pink, white, red, purple, yellow, orange or can be more them one color sometime the flower has darker color in the border of the petals like delimiter, shape of the flower “like trumpet”.
Amaryllis can live indoor but won’t bloom need sunlight when the spike of the leaves start to grow, when its bloom you can put it back home
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Requirements for Amaryllis plant growing and care:
Well drain soil, if it’s the weather in the winter its cold need to put the bulb outside at home
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Bulb/ Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Some of the cultivar are fertile need to be vegetative
Difficulties or problems when growing:
When is the best time to plant?
All year, in cold weather spring
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Cut all the leaves
Size of the plant?
20-70 cm, 8-28 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing / Slow growing
Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade (won’t bloom)
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
In cold climate spring-summer, in hot climate winter-spring
General information about the flower:
Trumpet like flower can be in color: pink, yellow, orange, white, red, purple, can be more them one color sometime the flower have darker color in the border of the petals like delimiter