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Papilio Butterfly - Green tinged creamy white with cabernet brush marks and stripes. The form of the flower resembles a butterfly's wings in addition to long stamens resembling antennae; different and eye-catching; Intermediate in height and flower size. (Note: takes longer to bloom than some of the hybrids do; an evergreen, therefore often sends up foliage before it blooms and doesn't require a rest period.)

The big, bright flower growing out of one single bulb inside during dreary winter months; comes in all types of colors; standard size: 18"-36" tall and 28-30cm bulb. Intermediate height is 12"-24" and a 20-26cm bulb. Also sold in our Summer Catalogue.

Hippeastrum - Papilio Butterfly
Product Code: 40-0113
Genus: Hippeastrum
Cultivar: Papilio Butterfly
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Nickname: Amaryllis
Division: Hippeastrum
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Information is provided for reference.
Color: Red, Green
Height: 12" To 24"
Sun vs Shade: Full Sun
Soil Moisture: Average
Zones: 8, 9, 10, 11
B&B Favorites: Yes
Deer/Rodent Resistant: Yes
Pest Proof: Yes
Indoor Bulb: Yes
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Hippeastrum - Papilio Butterfly, 40-0113, Hippeastrum, Papilio Butterfly. . .

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