Rain Lily (Zephyr Lily) Pond Plant

Zephyr Lily (Zephyranthes candida)

White goblet-shaped flowers bloom several times a season. Elegant and easy to grow rain lilies, “zephyr lilies” brighten up the water garden. Rain lilies prefer full sun but can take light shade and preform well in evenly moist soil. Flowers typically last 2-3 days and have a sweet, pleasant fragrance. Bloom late summer into fall with several flowers blooming at a time especially following a rain. Plant will get 10″ to 12″ high and requires full sun to part shade. Easy to winter over. Requires water depth moist to 1″ over container. Can be planted directly in bog.

Planting Depth (Water Depth): Moist soil or water up to 3″ deep
Light Requirements: Full sun to part shade
Spread: Tender Perenial Blubs
Hardiness Zone: 8-11