H. Brendan's Flower

ryan820(z5b Denver, Colorado, USA)October 16, 2009

In full bloom right now. Only a hippeastrum could pull off these colors-- its stunning.


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Three words: OH - MY - GOD!
I'm with you on that of "only a hippeastrum could pull off these colors" I totally agree!

Enjoy the beauty.

    Bookmark   October 16, 2009 at 1:15PM
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Very worth the trip over to look! I love the hot pink stamen. Reminds me of my Pink Surprise. I hope Brendan makes some bulblets. Oh! I still owe you for that Jewel. I'll email you later and tell you what I have "sleeping" and ready to mail. You can see if there is anything you want or we can just wait and see if they are selling anything in Manhattan that you want me to grab for you.

    Bookmark   October 16, 2009 at 1:23PM
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kaboehm (zone 9a, TX USA)

Hi Larissa!!! I ordered a Pink Surprise this year because yours was so stunning last year. WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN HIDING!?

    Bookmark   October 16, 2009 at 1:54PM
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Holantina took the words right out of my mouth! :-) It's a beauty for sure! Save me some pollen.

Phoenix Ryan

    Bookmark   October 16, 2009 at 3:30PM
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Yowza! What a handsome bloom! I love it!

Thanks for sharing!

    Bookmark   October 16, 2009 at 4:18PM
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ryan820(z5b Denver, Colorado, USA)

Thanks, guys-- yes this one is really something. Like lizalily mentioned in her post re Brendan's flower, it is a smaller bloom. Its about 5 inches across, 6 inches tall.

PR I will definitely save pollen! I don't grow seeds but I will have it available to anyone who wants some.

Jodi-- this is OFFICIALLY my first pink amaryllis. How's that for news! LOL I do have an apple blossom but it was a NOID so I had no idea what I got. But I willingly wanted this one. So glad I went for it. I also bought Gervase in co-order with PhoenixRyan-- so I guess pink is officially in my repertoire. Oh yeah...and Rozetta. LOL


    Bookmark   October 16, 2009 at 4:28PM
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Noni Morrison

WHat a stunning photo of our little beauty! I loved mine from start to finish! Definitely worth the ordering process! I hope all of ours decide to multiply like crazy!

    Bookmark   October 16, 2009 at 5:00PM
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I absolutely love it Ryan! Thanks for sending me over to take a peak. I want to trade all my leaves for blooms! HAHA!


    Bookmark   October 16, 2009 at 9:52PM
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Hi everybody!

Ryan, welcome to having (and loving) pink amaryllis :-)!
Has your Gervase bloomed already? If you haven't seen Gervase's flowers in real, but only in pictures, you'll be nicely surprised. It is really very special, all flowers being different in color distribution on the petals. It reminds me of candy. I just love it and i think so will you, enjoy!

    Bookmark   October 17, 2009 at 2:45AM
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Well... I think any guy willing to accept pink is a manly man! I mean, why are guys the only ones chastised for sporting anything in pink? It's a testament to your confidence level, Ryan!

Plus... it's only a flower, and it's not like you haven't already admitted you garden! :-)

Can't wait to see photos of your Gervase!

    Bookmark   October 17, 2009 at 7:42AM
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e36yellowm3(7 Raleigh, NC)

Ryan, great picture of a really great bloom. I love that one - gonna put it on my list for the future. Alana

    Bookmark   October 17, 2009 at 3:29PM
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