Amaryllis --- A Beauty to Watch...
This flower is red, pink, white or purple in color and is a stunning beauty to watch. It is also known as “Naked Lady” or “Belladonna” and symbolizes beauty, pride, determination and success after a great struggle.
This flower has two main species of which “Belladonna” is the better known variety. It is a native of South Africa and is found mostly in the West Cape Province. It is also cultivated in the western coast of the United States and Australia where the environmental conditions are just like its habitat in South Africa.
It does not grow in climates where there is frost in winter or tropical climates where there is too much rainfall. The hybrid varieties of this flower are quite distinctive.
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