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Zephyranthes insularum

Rain Lily

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Item #: 3207

Zones: 8a to 10b, guessing

Height: 4" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: Caribbean

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?

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This Carribean native is common as a liriope border substitute throughout southern Florida and Mexico. The clumps of small, glossy green leaves flower virtually all summer for us with half-dollar-sized white flowers that are nicely flushed pink. In colder climates, Z. insularum makes a great container plant for balconies and decks, although it did survive 9 degrees F in the winter of 1999/2000.