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Hippeastrum reticulatum
Common Name: Variegated Amaryllis Family: Amaryllidaceae (The Amaryllis Family)

Hippeastrum reticulatum
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A native of South America, this beauty can form large clumps with unique green leaves striped with a central white midrib. The flowers are pink with a white central vein and white mottling running through the petals. Or the flowers are white with pink detailing and stripes. However you describe it this is a beautiful hardy amaryllis for a protected location in the garden. Mulch in winter with a pile of fallen leaves.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Central and South America
Native Habitat:
Sandy soils rich in organic matter.

ClassSemi-evergreen  Primary Bloom ColourPink 
TypeTender  Secondary Bloom ColourWhite 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeFall 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun Part Sun  Foliage ColourVariegated - Cream/White 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone7-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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