If your taste runs to antiquities and dreams of Grecian islands, this ornate pot of perfumed paperwhite is for you. Into a heavy, pedestal bowl we’ve planted a half dozen oversized Nir paperwhite narcissus bulbs and then finished the top with a tucking of natural moss. Add water, sunlight and you’ll have clusters of fragrant white blossoms in just 35-45 days. Easy to grow, by even the most notice gardener. When the paperwhites have finished blooming, use the attractive bowl for apples or potpourri. Feel free to place the bowl on furniture; little felt pads on the pedestal bottom prevent scratching.
Like her namesake, the goddess of Wisdom, Minerva is a smart one, bright and stylish. Demonstrate your brains and flair by including her in your holiday decorating plans. Full petals are a saturated red, overlaid with a white star and accented by stippled veining similar to that of some of the best bearded iris. A kiwi green throat completes the captivating look.
Fast, fun, fragrant and foolproof! That’s the long and short of it with Ziva paperwhites. Tuck 8 giant bulbs into an attractive, flared scrollwork square container and you’ve got a gift that works for seasoned gardeners and those who simply enjoy fresh, fragrant flowers. Gift includes: Metal scrollwork pot with protective moisture-proof plastic liner, preplanted with 9 extra large Ziva paperwhite bulbs and top dressed with natural moss. Growing instructions are included, too. And since bigger bulbs make nicer gifts, you’ll want to note that this gift includes 17+cm bulbs, the largest available anywhere.
For a growing, blooming gift that’s sure to impress any gardener or would-be gardener, these exotic amaryllis deliver a brilliant display with little care and no fussing. Giraffe is a crimson flowering cultivar with bright green accents and starry faces. Big bulbs typically produce at least two flower stalks each, with 4 or more blossoms per stalk, for just the color boost needed as winter approaches. The Roman Bowl has a chestnut matte rim, glazed oxblood body for waterproof use on furniture and small foot pads to prevent scratching. Roman Bowl is 10″W x 5.75″H.
Here’s a new way to enjoy classic Ziva paperwhites, the fastest from bulb to bloom and the easiest. Tuck these bulbs into the soil provided in this lustrous golden rolled rim pot and place it on the windowsill. Blooms an average of 30-35 days from planting; expect a flurry of fragrant flowers that will perfume the entire room with sweet, musky scent. Give this full of promise gift to anyone who loves flowers – they’ll enjoy watching the sprouts develop into scented blooms for weeks during the cold days of winter. Gift includes growing instructions so success is guaranteed.
If you’re a fan of the “more is more” approach, here’s the ideal solution to your paperwhite needs. A big basket of 50 floriferous Nir paperwhites, 17+cm in circumference (extra large bulbs), ready to sprout and bloom. Give as a single gift, place on the table by the front door so exiting guests may take a trio home or enjoy them all yourself. The basket has our favorite wild horses embossed wooden rim, a soft green wash on the woven body and a waterproof plastic liner. Nir paperwhites are very fast to flower, and produce larger blooms and more individual flowers than the industry standard cultivar, Ziva.
A current classic in vintage style! Pure white petals glisten and sparkle, set off by a light green throat. Paired with an elegant flared metal pot, with embellished bronze-tone ball-feet and edge trim, featuring magnolia and rose blooms. White Christmas is the gold standard for white amaryllis. This specially conditioned Kings Court amaryllis flowers an average of 30-40 days from planting. Expect multiple flower stalks with 4 to 6 blooms on each.
You asked for a classy, unusual amaryllis gift that is a cut above the pack and here it is. Amaryllis Grandeur is indeed a grand cultivar, displaying white, scarlet and apple green blossoms accented with delicate whisker markings. A trio of these beauties have been
Are you a big fan of little gifts, those considerate, understated reminders of how special someone is? Here’s another way to express those sentiments, a trio of oversized paperwhite bulbs in an easy to deliver to-go container in festive cranberry. Guaranteed to simplify your gift giving and to ensure that there’s something for everyone on your list. Thoughtful and kind to your budget, too. Includes three extra large paperwhite bulbs, a 1-quart deep red to-go container in sturdy, reusable plastic and a set of simple growing instructions.
Just add a bright bow and you’ve got a beautiful decoration fit for the most elegant party buffet table. Substantial, pure white petals have a handsome glistened finish and are set off by a light green throat. White Christmas is the gold standard for white amaryllis. This specially conditioned Kings Court amaryllis flowers an average of 30-40 days from planting. Expect multiple flower stalks with 4 to 6 blooms on each.
While most of us like to think of ourselves as being tasteful in our choices, there are times when bold, over the top approaches are just what’s called for. If you have a need for a big, dramatic amaryllis may we suggest Dancing Queen? This is a very large double variety with extra petals, frills and stripes of bright red. A guaranteed mood lifter, we know a Midwest therapist who grows these in her waiting room every fall and her patients always comment appreciatively. Boost your sprits, and those of friends and family, with Dancing Queen! Expect multiple flower stalks with 4 to 6 blooms on each. Typically flowers in 8-10 weeks indoors.
Like the antiques it so beautifully compliments, this unusual pot of lush paperwhites has character. The metal footed container is embossed with a swirling pattern, lightly washed to accentuate the design and finished with a waterproof liner to protect furniture and windowsills. The eight large Nir paperwhite bulbs are fully planted, finished with a natural moss top dressing and are ready to start growing immdeiately. Expect green stems within a week and full, fragrant flowers in just 35-45 days. Container is a 4.5″H x 6.75″W x 10″L embossed metal pot with a waterproof liner.