I also dug the amaryllis , which I plant out each summer after their winter show.
Potted amaryllis bulbs top-dressed with moss make welcome gifts.
Fertilize amaryllis regularly during the growth cycle starting one month after planting (when active growth is underway).
Saillen said he is struck by the beauty of strong, vibrant flowers, like amaryllis , banana flowers and birds of paradise.
Take time for some indoor gardening activities with your children, such as preparing your favorite amaryllis bulbs - kids will marvel at how quickly the plants develop.
Some bulbs, such as amaryllis and paperwhites, can readily be brought into flower in time for the winter holidays if you start about five or six weeks in advance.
Butterfly amaryllis and other species do not require a dormancy period.
The large-flowered amaryllis we're used to seeing at this time of year carry huge blossoms - 8 and even 10 inches across.
The plant is another South African native and is related to amaryllis .
Many southern gardens don't have tulips, forsythia or daffodils, but instead have guava, pineapple and amaryllis .