Questions tagged: Hippeastrum

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Sandra
Answer: Dear Sandra, If your Hippeastrums have flowered for the past 2years there is no reason why they shouldn’t continue to flower. Did you fertili...
Category: Bulbs
Answered: 12:13PM, 19 Apr 2010
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Shirley
Answer: Hi Shirley, yes you can propagate hippeastrums this way. I discovered this by accident once when my apprentice chopped through the hippy patch wit...
Category: Bulbs
Tags: Hippeastrum
Answered: 07:10AM, 09 Jun 2010
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Stuart
Answer: This plant looks like a hippeastrum. These bulbs are not suited for the coldest zones except as an indoor plant, they prefer warm to hot climate an...
Category: Bulbs
Tags: Hippeastrum
Answered: 12:40PM, 05 Nov 2012
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Geoff
Answer: Hi Geoff, The bulbs can be planted out now that it is winter. When planting, keep the neck of the bulb at the soil surface. Hippeastrum prefers t...
Answered: 02:02PM, 10 Jul 2013
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Diane
Answer: Hi Dianne, Hippeastrums are prone to damage by mealybug and also the crinum bug (leaves leaves brown marks on the leaves). Would you be able to att...
Answered: 03:08PM, 23 Apr 2015
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Susan
Answer: Hi Susan, Thank you for contacting Yates. To help control rust, we recommend Yates Rose Shield. Remove the affected leaves and spray thoroughly. Ho...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 03:16PM, 24 Oct 2018
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Ron
Answer: Hi Ron, Thank you for contacting Yates. Hippeastrums are a really hardy bulb and, depending on the variety you have, will flower in late Winter to ...
Category: Bulbs
Answered: 04:38PM, 01 Mar 2019