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Blooming poinsettias and amaryllis can bring joy long after the Holidays are over.
Customizable gift sets from the bulb experts at Longfield Gardens will wow this holiday season. Lakewood, NJ (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 From vintage wooden
Amaryllis (a native plant of South Africa) is a monotypic genus of plant containing one species, the Belladonna Lily (Amaryllis belladonna). This bulb plant (each bulb is approximately 5-10 cm in diameter) has several strap-shaped, dull green leaves, 30-50 cm long and 2-3 cm broad, and arranged in two rows. The leaves are produced in the autumn and eventually die down by late spring. The bulb then remains dormant until late summer. The bulb produces one or two naked stems 30-60 cm tall...
- Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.