Cash in on bulk savings with this new Double Amaryllis. Amadeus Candy is an elegant ivory variety with soft pink accents at the tip of each velvety petal. This is an uncommonly pretty, unique amaryllis that celebrates its exotic beauty by bearing double the petals for double the enjoyment. Easy to grow and a joy to behold, Amaryllis bulbs are regularly given as holiday gifts to be forced indoors at Thanksgiving or Christmas. Each large, healthy bulb produces 1-2 stems, each with at least 4 flowers. Market these Amaryllis bulbs as the perfect gifts for teachers, service providers, family members or friends.
Hardiness Zones 3-10. Lift in Fall in zones 3-9
Mature Height 16 - 20 inches
Bloom Time Wintertime as a house plant.
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Fleshy strap-like that emerge with the bloom stem and grow taller after bloom fades.
Mature Spread :
9 - 12 inches
9 - 12 inches
Planting Instructions :
Plant with 1/3 of the bulb above the soil line.
Soil Moisture :
Will Tolerate :
Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
Pruning Instructions :
Remove spent flower stalk after blooming. Allow foliage to dry out before removing to allow energy to be stored in the bulb for next year's bloom.
Winter Care :
Flowering during the wintertime.
Watering Requirements :
Water sparingly until the bulb develops leaves or flowers, then water more when necessary.
Fertilization Requirements :
Once per year
Special Care :
Reduce the amount of water around early August, allow bulbs to ripen and go into a dormant state for 6-8 weeks. Bring out of cool dark storage after 6-8 weeks to begin growth.
K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time
climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are
harvested, our staff of K.
van Bourgondien experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules.
Orders for gift certificates will be shipped immediately.
Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship any plant items from late June through August.
General merchandise will be shipped with your plant order.
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated
schedule.Large orders may be shipped in more than one
package.Your order confirmation will have an estimated shipping time.When your order is actually shipped you will be sent
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provided on your order confirmation.Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48
contiguous states. Click here for zone map.
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