Amaryllis belladonna in full bloom

Nhu Nguyen
Tue, 07 Aug 2012 22:09:45 PDT

On Tue, Aug 7, 2012 at 7:16 AM, Mary Sue Ittner <> wrote:

> So if Jim brings his pot indoors would he need to
> be sure there was plenty of light?

Ah, that the beauty of it. I suggested that Jim brought his plants indoors
in the summer when they would be dormant and without leaves.

On Tue, Aug 7, 2012 at 9:08 AM, David Pilling <>wrote:
Blessed with cold summers, I imagined hot summers might be the key... or
is it cool but not cold. Mine have only gone dormant this week.

One of my ideas is that if the temperature gets too hot, the next year's
bud will abort and thus no flowering. It's just an idea and still has to be
tested of course. David, you should fill out the belladonna form when your
plants come into bloom.

Ina, there is a summary of past discussions on the wiki about watering and


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