As I’ve said before, if you toss out your amaryllis bulb after Christmas because the blooms have fallen off, you’re throwing away a very good thing. Want proof? Just look at the amaryllises now in bloom on Grumpy’s front steps. They all started out as Christmas plants.
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Everyone loves amaryllis. After it finishes blooming, though, you’re probably wondering, “What the heck do I do with it now? Should I just throw it out?” This was the question posed by Debbie, a curious and obviously committed reader. She writes, “What are the necessary steps to do afterward if you want that same bulb to grow and bloom again? […]