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Q.Fertilizing amaryllis bulbs

johnny added on September 22, 2012 | Answered

I have repotted my amaryllis bulbs. Should I fertilize them?

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Answered on September 24, 2012

The best time for repotting this plant is just following dormancy. That said, you shouldn't give fertilize until it begins to regrow. After which, fertilize the plant regularly with a fertilizer that is high in phosphorus to encourage blooming. If your plant already has growth, then you can give it a low dose of fertilizer once it recovers from the stress of repotting.

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