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Plant ID

Posted by frank325 Z6 (My Page) on
Sat, Aug 15, 09 at 14:33

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.

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RE: Plant ID

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.


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RE: Plant ID

after looking that up, certainly a possibility - thanks!


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