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Cinderella Square Amaryllis Kit

Growing Kit with red and white Cinderella in a Copper-colored Pot. Made especially for us, this kit includes a copper-colored pot, soil, bulb and instructions.

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Details:

Height: 20-24" tall
Bloom Time: Winter: 6-10 weeks after planting.
Zones: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Shipping: Shipping begins in mid October.

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Details
SKU 57AMAR1
Common Name Amaryllis
Botanical Name Hippeastrum
Zones 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Ships As Planting Kit
Flower Color Red, White
Estimated Mature Height 20-24" tall
Bulb Size 26/28 cm
Planting Depth Place bulb so top inch or so of bulb sticks up out of the soil.
Bloom Time Winter: 6-10 weeks after planting.
Days to Bloom 6-10 weeks after planting.
Flower Size Up to 8" flowers
Planting Season Fall, Winter
Suggested Uses Containers, Easy to Grow, Forcing
Ships to Canada No
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Description

Our luxury Copper-colored Amaryllis Gift Kits were made just for us! Each kit comes in a square copper-colored pot plus liner and potting soil. The jumbo bulb in this one is "Cinderella", a red and white bi-color with at least two stems of flowers. This one is a great quality gift, everything is packed in the square copper-colored pot. So even if your gift recipient is an old hand at amaryllis, you'll know they've never received a kit with a copper-colored pot quite like this one before.

Ever grown an amaryllis inside the house? It's a snap. There can be rain, cold or snow outside, but all you do is water this "magic lily", and it zooms into growth. In just a few days, the stems arise, and in a few weeks the enormous flowers begin to open--huge lily blooms up to 8" across! (Our kit contains a bulb that will produce at least two stems, each with 3 or 4 flowers!) Then you have the big show for over a month. It's just 6 to 10 weeks from first watering to full bloom.

Note about Gifts: If you are ordering gifts that will require shipping to more than one address, please create separate orders for each address, since shipping for each must be recorded separately.

Quantity Discounts and Corporate Gifts: If you'd like 15 or more kits, please call (877) 309-7333 for special quantity discounts on this product.

Kit Includes:
1 Jumbo Amaryllis Bulb - Cinderella
Copper-colored Pot and Liner
Professional Potting soil
Complete Instructions.

Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
  • Samba Amaryllis Bulb

    Samba Amaryllis Bulb

  • Releasable Bulb Planter

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5.0

A big hit

By rebecca

from chicago

Pros

  • Easy to Grow
  • Great Value
  • Popular Office Gift

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Holidy Gift For Admin Sta

    Comments about Cinderella Amaryllis Square Copper Pot Kit:

    We gave these to our office staff as a holiday gift, and everyone loved them. An unusual, fun, yet inexpensive way to say "thanks," which people really seemed to like. The only "not great" aspect was the pot: some of the little legs fell off.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes
     
    5.0

    Beautiful

    By Debra

    from Florida

    Verified Reviewer

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          Comments about Cinderella Amaryllis Square Copper Pot Kit:

          We bought this as a gift for our daughter and helped her plant them when they arrived. They grew fast and bloomed beautifully. This spring we helped her plant the bulbs in her yard. They will bloom year after year and spread.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes
           
          5.0

          Cinderella standing tall w/ multi blooms

          By J J

          from southern Michigan

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • 4 Blossoms On First Stalk
          • Exquisite Green Throat
          • Second Stalk Has Buds
          • Tall And Stately At 24 In
          • Unusual Salmony-pink

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Chasing Mich Winterblues

            Comments about Cinderella Amaryllis Square Copper Pot Kit:

            A splash of color in this waiting zone before SPRING; this could be the beginning of an Amaryllis growing addiction. Beware the beauty of this Cinderella.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            A great Mothers Day gift to send

            By Liz

            from La Pointe, WI

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            Comments about Cinderella Amaryllis Square Copper Pot Kit:

            These blooms are so much fun to send to Mom's for Mothers Day. They are easy to grow and long lasting... My Mom LOVES it when I send her these flowers.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Beautiful Christmas flower

            By Grandbear

            from Ohio

            Comments about Cinderella Amaryllis Square Copper Pot Kit:

            Group together for lovely holiday display. Colors are rich and elegant.

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            How-To Guides

            Foolproof Amaryllis, Indoors and Out

            Everyone loves amaryllis, and if you've grown them, you know how quickly and beautifully they bloom, almost like magic.  Any bulb with an eight to twelve-inch bloom that flowers in just a few weeks in a small pot has to be special.  That's why amaryllis has been the top "Indoor Bulb" forever.  It does just fine in very mild zones out in the yard, but in most of North America, amaryllis is a house plant, and one of the few that is happy to bloom indoors while the snow flies outside. Best of all, growing them beautifully takes absolutely no gardening talent or experience, and that's why they're so popular in "Gift Kits" for the holidays.  If you've never planted a seed or grown a bulb, you can be an amaryllis expert in minutes. Simply plant your bulb and add water. It's really that simple.

            Growing Amaryllis Indoors. (For Outdoor instructions, see below.)

            Most amaryllis are imported from Holland, and arrive in the United States during the fall season.  Then, they're sold in garden centers and online for bloom as houseplants during the holidays and into the winter. First, let's cover the basic "How-To" for indoor growing:

            When Growth Appears
            In Flower
            Minimum 60°
            Water
            Minimum 60°
            Water
            Water
            Heater
            Sparingly
            Bright Light
            Keep Moist
            Don't Overwater
            Keep Cool


            Pot, Soil and Watering:

            Amaryllis samba
            If your amaryllis doesn't come in a "kit" with soil and pot, you'll need to find a proper pot.  Amaryllis bulbs are the size of a very large onion (or larger), but they like to be somewhat crowded in their pots.  Choose a pot that allows about one inch all around and one or two inches below your bulb.  For soil, Martha Stewart simply suggests "potting soil" but another expert suggest 1 part loam, one part peat moss, and one part sand.  When you pot the bulb, be sure to leave its "shoulders" sticking up out of the soil.

            Once your bulb is planted, water sparingly until the sprout is well out of the bulb. (It won't take long.) Then water regularly and your amaryllis will produce its spectacular huge flowers. Remember to keep turning the pot regularly to make the stalk grow straight as they have a tendency to grow towards the light.

            Aftercare:

            After winter bloom, if you want to rebloom your amaryllis, it's quite simple.  When blooms fade, cut off the tubular flower stems near the top of the bulb, leaving the foliage to continue growing.

            Water as usual and apply water-soluble fertilizer every four weeks. Once spring arrives and frost is past, sink the Amaryllis pot in the garden in a sunny place. Continue to fertilize. At the end of the summer when frost threatens, simply pull the pot out of the ground, wash it out, and take it inside, and allow it to dry out completely in a warm dry place like a utility room.  Once the leaves are dead and the bulb dry (usually 5 to 6 weeks), the bulb is ready for repotting.  Simply cut off the dry leaves, and repot your bulb in fresh potting soil and start the growing cycle again.

            Amaryllis Outdoors (Zones 9 - 11)

            Outdoor Amaryllis
            Photo courtesy of Floridata.com
            Since these bulbs are tropical (native to South America), they can be grown beautifully outdoors in very warm and frost-free zones.  This means from southern Georgia down through Florida, south Texas, and much of the Pacific coast.  Planting time in these areas is usually September or October, and if the bed is well-cared for, the bulbs will stay in the ground and flower for years. If you'd like to propagate your amaryllis, our friends at Floridata.com have good Instructions.

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            Shipping

            Shipping begins in mid October.

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            As soon as your order is placed you will receive a confirmation email. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Orders for in-season products ship within 2 business days. Depending upon your order date, we may hold your shipment to combine it with other products on your order, if applicable. See our Shipping Information page for more detailed information. If you need express shipping or have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (877) 270-5187 or Contact Us by email.

            Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
            • Samba Amaryllis Bulb

              Samba Amaryllis Bulb

            • Releasable Bulb Planter

              Releasable Bulb Planter

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