Sprekelia howardii

John Grimshaw j.grimshaw@virgin.net
Wed, 28 Jun 2006 23:46:40 PDT
Why not twin-scale the bulb? This is standard technique for propagating
amaryllids and has a high success rate if done properly. Practise with an
ordinary S. formosissima first!

John Grimshaw

Dr John M. Grimshaw
Garden Manager, Colesbourne Gardens

Sycamore Cottage
Nr Cheltenham
Gloucestershire GL53 9NP

Website: http://www.colesbournegardens.org.uk/
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Doug Westfall" <eagle85@flash.net>

> >
> I have now one S. howardii bulb that blooms "faithfully" every year
> (sometimes twice). I have not checked for offsets for about three
> years, but I have found none in the past.  Does anyone know of a way to
> "encourage" this bulb to produce offsets?

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