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What is a giant amaryllis?

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A giant amaryllis is just a large amaryllis bulb. Amaryllis bulbs produce spectacularly beautiful trumpet-shaped flowers. Amaryllis bulbs produce flowers in a variety of colors including red, white, pink and yellow. They are easy to grow.

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What is a giant amaryllis?
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In one season, a single amaryllis bulb can produce several stems of these giant and beautiful flowers. The amaryllis is also known as the hippeastrum; there are more than 50 species of hippeastrum. Amaryllis bulbs come in a variety of sizes ranging from small compact ones that fit in a windowsill to rather large ones. If well cared for, amaryllis plants tend to get bigger year by year.

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