Amaryllis Bulb Splitting

mommanature(z5)April 1, 2006

I have an amaryllis bulb that seems to be splitting itself wide open. It is at least 1/3 of the way through the bulb. It sent up two beautiful stems with lots of blossoms. Now, while sending up the leaves, the middle of the bulb is literally dividing itself in half.

Should I be worried, is this natural??? I have dozens of bulbs that I keep throughout the year(s) and I've never encountered this before. Any suggestions?

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kenny_bln(Berlin Germany)

hello I wish I could help you , but if you don´t get an answer here try the Amaryllis/Hippeastrum Forum. those guys are good when it comes to amaryllis questions

    Bookmark   April 3, 2006 at 2:25AM
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mommanature(z5)

Thanks - I will try that.

    Bookmark   April 3, 2006 at 8:31AM
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