Found in a neighbour’s backyard. Please view larger. Camera: Nikon D5000 Lens: AF-S Nikkor 18-55mm 2234 views as of 3rd March 2016. Amaryllis is a small genus of flowering bulbs, with two species. The better known of the two, Amaryllis belladonna, is a native of the Western Cape region of South Africa, particularly the rocky Southwest South Africa.