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  Zephyranthes rosea
  Family Name : Amaryllidaceae

  Common Names : Rain Lily, Rosy Rain Lily, Rosy Zephyr Lily

  Chinese Name : 风雨花, 小韭兰

 
Rain Lily,Rosy Rain Lily,Rosy Zephyr Lily
  • Record Info
  • Life Stage & Characteristics
    • Plant Division :
      Angiosperms (Flowering Seed Plants) (Monocotyledon)
      Plant Growth Form :
      Herbaceous Plant
      Plant Shape :
      Grassy
  • Biogeography
    • Native Distribution :
      Colombia to Peru
      Native Habitat :
      Terrestrial
      Preferred Climate Zone :
      Tropical, Sub-Tropical / Monsoonal
      Local Conservation Status :
      Exotic (Horticultural / Cultivated Only)
  • Description & Ethnobotany
    • Plant Morphology :
      Growth Form: It is a grass-like plant with underground bulbs. It grows about 20 cm tall.
      Foliage: Its leaves are grassy, flat and linear.
      Flowers: The flower stems arise from the bulb, each bearing one pink flower with 5 tepals. The outer there are sepals and the inner three are petals.
      Ethnobotanical Uses :
      None
  • Landscaping Features
    • Desirable Plant Features :
      Ornamental Flowers
      Plant & Rootzone Preference/Tolerance :
      Well-Drained Soils, Easy to Grow
      Landscape Uses :
      Parks & Gardens, Flowerbed / Border, Container Planting
  • Plant Care & Propagation
    • Light Preference :
      Full Sun, Semi-Shade
      Water Preference :
      Moderate Water
      Propagation Method :
      Seed
  • Foliar
    • Mature Foliage Colour(s) :
      Green
      Leaf Area Index (LAI) * for Green Plot Ratio :
      3.5 (Shrub & Groundcover - Monocot)
  • Floral (Angiosperm)
    • Flower Colour(s) :
      Pink
      Flowering Period :
      After Rain
  • Fruit, Seed & Spore
    • Mature Seed Colour(s) :
      Black

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