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Zephyranthes sulphurea (Yellow Rain Lily)

Zephyranthes sulphurea
Yellow Rain Lily, Yellow Zephyr Lily, Yellow Fairy Lily, Rain Lily 'Sulphurea', Golden Rain Lily

This hardy little perennial will form clumps to about 1 foot tall and wide of glossy, narrow green leaves. Throughout the summer and fall, bright yellow star-shaped flowers are produced, generally following an increase in moisture or humidity. Yellow Rain Lily will grow well in full sun to full shade, and do quite well in containers.

Plant Type Perennial
Exposure Full Sun, Shade, Sun or Shade
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zone Zone 7 (0° F)
Flower Color Yellow
Flower Season Summer, Fall
Growth Rate Fast
Height 1 (ft)
Spread 1 (ft)
Characteristics Showy
Attracts Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Pollinators
Maintenance Low
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Cut Flowers, Ground Covers, Mass Planting, Patio and Containers, Rain Gardens, Small Gardens, Specimen, Walls and Fences
Tolerance Clay Soil, Deer, Drought, Dry Soil, Heat, Rabbit
Soil Type Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Image by: Creative Commons
Image by: Creative Commons

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