ID Needed & Habranthus Questions

Lakedees via pbs
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:39:28 PDT

"Amazing Jumbo" is a clone of Habranthus brachyandrus that showed up in Japan and has been mass produced in Thailand available through Bill Moore Co. Has also been called Japanese Giant. 

George Dees 
Liberty, NC 
Zone 7b
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Hi Pamela
Looks like

Zephyranthes Lubufarosa now Z. La Bufa Rosa Group


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2014-07-26 1:34 GMT+02:00 Pamela Slate <>:
> I'd really appreciate an ID for this bulb that looks and acts like
> Habranthus sp.
> The bulbs started flowering after the temperatures here hit 105+ degrees
> and humidity rose. Other Habranthus that have been blooming over this
> summer include H. magnoi, H. robustus, H. tubispathus, H. brachyandrus, H
> 'Cherry Pink' and H. 'Amazing Jumbo,' that all provide predictable relief
> in our extreme summers.
> Does anyone know the history of H.'Amazing Jumbo'? Mine were purchased
> a Florida nursery now out of business.
> Thanks much,
> P Slate
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