Plant ID

frank325August 15, 2009

Any idea what this is? I only have this picture, haven't seen it in person. He said he thought it was a bulb, and was told that it flowers. But as of now, it looks like this.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Not enough info to say for sure, but it looks like a member of the amaryllis family, and that's the remains of a flower scape. Since there are no leaves in evidence right now, an educated guess would be Lycoris squamigera, which blooms in summer, but produces its leaves in the early spring.

    Bookmark   August 16, 2009 at 5:03AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

after looking that up, certainly a possibility - thanks!

    Bookmark   August 16, 2009 at 9:30AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
forgot to plant bulbs- now they're sprouting- what can I do?
Hi I realise this question has already been asked but...
Poll: share what is blooming for you!
My brother in Zone 8 has daffodils blooming! What...
Can you identify my amaryllis?
I bought one in a box---you know the ones that come...
newhostalady Z6 ON, Canada
Any small tulips which voles & squirrels won't eat?
I would love to plant some small tulips, in the 4 to...
tulips - when to stop watering? how to cut?
I have two questions regarding tulips: 1. when the...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™