Amaryllis
Hippeastrum cybister 'Bogota'

Family: Amaryllidaceae (am-uh-ril-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hippeastrum (hip-ee-ASS-trum) (Info)
Species: cybister
Cultivar: Bogota

Category:

Bulbs

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

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Bloom Color:

Red

Scarlet (Dark Red)

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Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Palm Coast, Florida

Richmond, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jan 9, 2010, critterologist from Frederick, MD (Zone 6b) wrote:

I got this bulb as a mis-label but am pretty sure it's 'Bogota'. The shift to lighter colors on the lower petals creates a beautifully "different" bloom. If I'd seen the bloom in person before, I'd have ordered it on purpose!