Rilona Amaryllis Bulb

Rilona Amaryllis Bulb

  • Light

    Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Size

    24/26 cm
  • Zone

    10-11
  • Bloom Time

    8-10 weeks from planting
  • Height

    14 - 18 inches
  • Soil Requirement

    Well drained

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Rilona Amaryllis Bulb Description

Marvel at its uniquely hued flowers.
If you're in the mood for something different from a typical amaryllis with some degree of red in its petals, we submit this singular variety for your consideration! Rilona bears large, gorgeous salmon blooms that look fabulous in a pot as part of your holiday season décor or in a mixed, fresh-cut bouquet. This heirloom variety produces 2-3 strong, 14-18" stems from each bulb. Although it generally takes a bit longer than usual-about 8-10 weeks--for an amaryllis from planting until flowering, the wait is worth it. Ships as a 26-28 cm bulb.

Details

  • Botanical NameHippeastrum 'Rilona'
  • FormPerennial
  • Hardiness Zone10-11
  • Flowering Time8-10 weeks from planting
  • Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
  • Flower ColorSalmon colored
  • Flower FormLarge, backswept
  • Foliage TypeWide strap-like fleshy leaves begins its growth during and after flowering.
  • Growth RateMedium
  • Height/Habit14 - 18 inches
  • Spread9 - 12 inches
  • Planting InstructionsChoose a container 6-8" in diameter. Use a well-draining soil mix. We recommend equal parts loam, sand and compost. Plant bulb (tapered side up), keeping top 1/3 of the bulb above the soil.
  • Soil RequirementsWell drained
  • Will TolerateClay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
  • PruningRemove spent flower stalk after blooming. Allow foliage to dry out before removing to allow energy to be stored in the bulb for next year's bloom.

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Important Shipping Notes:

Upon placing your order you will receive an email confirmation with the details of your order and a shipping estimate. You will also receive an email notification when your order actually ships with an updated arrival estimate. If you have ordered multiple items, you may receive them in more than one shipment. We will send you a separate email confirming each shipment.

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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.

Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.

To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx based on your hardiness zone.. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.

Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.

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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.

Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.

FALL Shipping Schedule

  • Bulbs from Holland
    Zones Shipping Dates
    1AB - 7AB 8/12/21 - 12/13/21
    8AB - 10AB 8/26/21 - 12/13/21
    Last Order Date 12/07/2021
  • Bareroot Perennials
    Zones Shipping Dates
    1AB - 10B 9/15/21 - 11/29/21
    Last Order Date 11/25/2021
  • 5" Potted Roses
    Zones Shipping Dates
    1AB - 10B 8/17/21 - 9/18/21
    Last Order Date 9/14/2021
  • Hedges and Shrubs
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    1A - 4B 9/9/21 - 10/30/21
    5A 9/9/21 - 10/30/21
    5B 9/9/21 - 10/30/21
    6A - 6B 9/9/21 - 10/30/21
    7A - 7B 9/9/21 - 10/30/21
    8A - 8B 9/9/21 - 10/30/21
    9A - 10B 9/9/21 - 10/30/21
    Last Order Date 10/26/2021
  • House Plants
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    3AB - 6AB 7/6/21 - 10/23/21 10/19/2021
    7AB - 10AB 7/6/21 - 11/2/21 10/6/2021
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    $40.01 to $60.00 $12.95
    $60.01 to $80.00 $14.95
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