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mjhbga(6b)May 5, 2012

Found these in a garden in McMinnville TN. Bulbs are large like Lycoris. Leaves have the same shape and size. blooming in late April here ( odd year though)

Here is a link that might be useful: tiny pics

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flora_uk(SW UK 8/9)

Link doesn't work for me.

    Bookmark   May 5, 2012 at 2:14PM
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mjhbga(6b)

I have never tried to put a picture in before. It showed up when I previewed the posting, but not on the forum.

    Bookmark   May 5, 2012 at 3:11PM
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Chemocurl zn5b/6a Indiana(zone 5/6)

The link doesn't work for me either. Could you try copying the URL of the pic and then we could copy and paste it into a browser?

Sue

    Bookmark   May 5, 2012 at 3:53PM
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mjhbga(6b)

THink it will show up this time

Here is a link that might be useful: Red Lily

    Bookmark   May 5, 2012 at 9:50PM
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webuser_17497

looks like a type of amaryllis to me

    Bookmark   May 5, 2012 at 10:42PM
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vetivert8(NI-NZ zone 9a)

I'm tossed up between Vallota and Hippeastrum.

    Bookmark   May 6, 2012 at 4:49AM
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mjhbga(6b)

These plants are living outside year round -Not brought inside in winter like amaryllis or other tropical bulbs.

    Bookmark   May 6, 2012 at 3:30PM
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webuser_17497

i would head over to the Amaryllis/Hippeastrum forum and see what they have to say.

    Bookmark   May 7, 2012 at 1:17AM
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buyorsell888(Zone 8 Portland OR)

There are hardy amaryllis/Hippeastrums and I'm sure that is what those are.

    Bookmark   May 15, 2012 at 12:22PM
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buyorsell888(Zone 8 Portland OR)

Here they are

Here is a link that might be useful: Hippeastrum johnsonii

    Bookmark   May 15, 2012 at 12:24PM
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