My hippeastrum does not flower in the second year l only get leaves.

Last flower stalk came up then the leaves . What am l doing wrong not to develop a flower stalk? I did the winter rest, l did not repot , only started to water when new grow came

yates

16 November 2020 01:31 PM

Leave it undisturbed in full sun in the pot or ground, ensure it has enough potassium and not too much nitrogen by regularly using a fertiliser for flowering plants, such as Thrive Roses & Flowers pellets: 

Apply Liquid Potash every 2 weeks from AUG throughout spring  to encourage flowering:

Topics: Flowers and Ornamentals Issues: Plants