Zephyranthes candida – “Rain Lily”

Botanical Name: Zephyranthes candida

Common Name: “White Rain Lily”


Height: .75 to 1 Foot

Spread: .5 to 1 Foot

Light: Full sun to partial shade

Bloom: July-Frost


Crocus-like blooms with white petals and orange stamens facing skyward open at the ends of stalks growing from tufts of narrow, grassy leaves. Flowers begin appearing in mid-summer and continue to open intermittently until first frost. Best cultivated in sunnier spots with moist but well-draining soil.