Amaryllis in Willow Basket
In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Tender Perennial
- Indoor (Frost Free)
- Broad Tolerance
- December - March
- 60cm (24in)
- Common name
- Plant in a small pot with the bulb two thirds in, one third out of the soil. Or place in an amaryllis forcer with the roots in water.
Amaryllis are such exciting plants to have in the house, producing huge, exotic-looking flowers in the depths of winter. 'Marilyn' has double, snow white blooms with a hint of lime green inside.
We will plant 3 bulbs in our lined, natural willow planter and top it with moss. We will send it out with the shoots just emerging, ready for you to give.
- Willow Basket: H.10cm (14cm incl. handles), Dia.25cm
- Although the basket is lined, we recommend it is placed on a plate or mat to protect your surfaces from any moisture.
- On arrival, the bulbs will be shooting. They will flower in approximately 4-6 weeks (please note this is only a guide. Flowering times will vary, depending on growth levels at the time of despatch and conditions in the home).
- Flowering H.50cm.
For further care information, see our instruction sheet here.
A tender bulb from Brazil which needs to be grown inside in a bright, warm, sunny place. To make them last a second year, feed and water until the leaves die back and then allow to dry out and go dormant for about 8 weeks.