Amaryllis (Hippeastrum) are very easy to grow. With minimal effort, they can be induced to flower
Sometimes the bulbs come pre-planted. If your
Once planted, the bulb should be placed in an area of moderate light and warmth.
Sometimes the bulb will send up more than one flower stalk. After flowering has
Bring the plant inside before the first frost. Store in a cool, somewhat dark location for 8 to 12 weeks. The foliage will die back and can be removed. Do not water or fertilize during this dormant period. After 8 to 12 weeks, bring the pot back into light and warmth and start to water. Soon the cycle will begin again. Repot only when the roots and/or bulb have outgrown the pot.
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