Bulb Id please?

emily_aust(nsw,aust)November 21, 2010

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looks like a member of the Amaryllis family, maybe amaryllis or crinum.

    Bookmark   November 21, 2010 at 4:03PM
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Campanula UK Z8

Hippeastrum, maybe 'rapido'.

    Bookmark   November 21, 2010 at 6:06PM
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thanks, hard to tell between Amaryllis and Hippeastrum, some websites so they are different plants, others say they are the same plant!!

    Bookmark   November 21, 2010 at 6:59PM
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lila888(Z5 IL)

Maybe Hippeastrum striatum.

There are a lot of experts on the Amaryllis Forum.

Here is a link that might be useful: Amaryllis/Hippeastrum Forum

    Bookmark   November 21, 2010 at 8:08PM
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donnabaskets(Zone 8a, Central MS)

Is the color in the photo true? If the photo is faded and the bloom is a brilliant scarlet red with white stripes, it could well be St. Joseph lily (Hippeastrumxjohnsonii). It's a very popular pass along plant here in the south.

    Bookmark   November 28, 2010 at 2:12PM
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the photo is not faded, those blooms are in their peek of blooming! and yes lila888, it does look just like Hippeastrum striatum - thanks

    Bookmark   November 28, 2010 at 3:52PM
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