amaryllis http://hppr.org en How to Care for the Amaryllis http://hppr.org/post/how-care-amaryllis <p></p><div>A giant bulb can bring blooms to brighten the holiday and with a bit of attention they'll usually stay around long enough to banish the "after holiday blues". &nbsp;Today we'll also cover the minimal care and feeding of your amaryllis throughout the rest of the year, so that you can have a repeat success for many Christmas seasons to come.</div><div> Thu, 26 Dec 2013 16:07:00 +0000 Skip Mancini 25970 at http://hppr.org How to Care for the Amaryllis Amaryllis: What's in a Name? http://hppr.org/post/amaryllis-whats-name <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">During a week when holiday blooms appear at every turn, we'll look at the history of the giant amaryllis bulb and pause from our shopping long enough to ask, "What's in a name?" &nbsp;And then we'll learn about the confusion between South African and South American blooms that ultimately became world travelers with multiple monikers. &nbsp;But no matter, because whatever they've been called over the past five centuries, they still say 'Season's Greetings' around the world.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 16:07:00 +0000 Skip Mancini 25737 at http://hppr.org Amaryllis: What's in a Name?