Amaryllis (Hippeastrum) Red Pearl
Delivery: From end August
Amaryllis Hippeastrum Red Pearl sports deep dark red, trumpet-shaped flowers adorned with a darker throat, gracefully held on long string stems above an attractive strap-like foliage.
Coming to life in the depth of winter, this indoor-flowering bulb will bring a welcome touch of colour and exoticism to your home as its buds gradually open to reveal their opulent and velvety beauty. Popularly given as a present during the festive season, amaryllis hippeastrum will be sure to capture the attention featured as a fresh flower centrepiece on the Christmas table.
Easy to grow, amaryllis will come back for a few years. Occasionally, they can be slow to start; give them a little base heat until the first shoot appears.
|Bulb Size||30 - 32cm|
|Planting position||Containers, Indoor|
|Month of Blooming||January, April (Early)|
|Planting Time||Autumn, Winter|
|Special Features||Good for Cut Flowers|
|Garden Position||Sun, Partial shade|
|Type of Soil||Humus Rich, Well Drained|
|Flower Size||10 - 15cm|
|Delivery||From end August|
|Suitable for Pots||Yes|
|Planting density (per m2)||1|