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Papillon is a variety of Amaryllis which is a member of the Hippeastrum family. Its botanical name is Hippeastrum 'Papillon'. This variety is a Houseplant that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Papillon is known for growing to a height of approximately 75.0 cm (2.44 feet).

Papillon Amaryllis tends to need a moderate amount of maintenance, so ensuring that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant is quite important to ensure you have a happy and healthy plant.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Papillon have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Papillon

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Papillon is generally regarded as a tender plant, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Papillon are Zone 10 and Zone 11.

Growing Papillon from seed

Transplanting Papillon

Papillon is tender, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Papillon

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