Plant Care Minerva Amaryllis
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Minerva Amaryllis

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Minerva Amaryllis has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Minerva Amaryllis has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily

Taxonomy

Hippeastrum 'Minerva'
Hippeastrum
Amaryllidaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Minerva Amaryllis

Water

How often to water your Minerva Amaryllis

Water needs for Minerva Amaryllis
0.5 cups
every 9

Minerva Amaryllis needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Minerva Amaryllis

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Minerva Amaryllis in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Minerva Amaryllis: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Minerva Amaryllis love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Minerva Amaryllis does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Minerva Amaryllis in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Minerva Amaryllis

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Minerva Amaryllis: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Minerva Amaryllis after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Minerva Amaryllis

Minerva Amaryllis

Minerva Amaryllis


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Minerva Amaryllis has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Minerva Amaryllis has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
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@Tortoise
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globe Little Rock, Arkansas
04/19/2021

very pretty! Beware of waxed amaryllis you’ll find during the holidays though! they have a metal stake shoved in the bulb and then burned with wax :’(

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