Amaryllis Plants
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Amaryllis

Zone 75006 | kaevans51 added on January 31, 2018 | Answered

I planted my amaryllis bulb around thanksgiving. The leaves have grown to around 3’ y’all, but it has never bloomed. I get these every year and this is the first time that it hasn’t bloomed. Did I do something wrong or should I keep waiting? One of the leaves has already turned yellow. Any suggestions

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    BushDoctor
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    Answered on February 1, 2018

    Unless you are forcing them from very specific conditions, then you may be waiting up to three years for a bloom, depending on the age of the bulb, and how the company before treated it. It will flower in its own time. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/amaryllis-hippeastrum/amaryllis-care-instructions-how-to-care-for-an-amaryllis.htm

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