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Alessandro.marinello

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Hippeastrum aulicum
« on: February 11, 2009, 09:42:59 PM »
new bloomed Hippeastrum aulicum
Padova N-E Italy climate zone 8

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Re: Hippeastrum aulicum
« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2009, 10:48:37 PM »
This is a flower to brighten any day, Alessandro... especially a cold snowy one like we have here.... thank you!
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Re: Hippeastrum aulicum
« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2009, 08:19:56 AM »
Stunning flower, Alessandro.

Never heard of it before...
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Re: Hippeastrum aulicum
« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2009, 09:40:46 AM »
Lovely Alessandro.
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Re: Hippeastrum aulicum
« Reply #4 on: February 12, 2009, 05:45:25 PM »
thanks boys, :)
 it truly has a beautiful color, this is native of they Brasi
Padova N-E Italy climate zone 8

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Re: Hippeastrum aulicum
« Reply #5 on: February 12, 2009, 06:09:58 PM »
I love it, it has a nice shape :)
"F" for Fritillaria, that's good enough to me ;)
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Re: Hippeastrum aulicum
« Reply #6 on: February 12, 2009, 06:22:43 PM »
Hi Alessandro ,

what a nice plant !!!

I still wait for flowers from my plants ( I grow some rised from seeds ex Brasil )

Hans
« Last Edit: March 01, 2009, 08:34:14 PM by Hans J »
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