Rain lily crimson sunset is a 2011 release from the breeding work of Indonesia’s Fadjar Marta. After rains, from midsummer through early fall, Zephyranthes ‘Crimson Sunset’ bursts forth with large peachy-pink flowers, highlighted by a yellow center and yellow veins that run out into the petals..simply scrumptious!
Rain lily crimson sunset is very latest color and rare, bulb size are small but will flower this season color will be same as shown, its listing of 1 bulb
Rain lily crimson sunset Description
Rain lily crimson sunset Leaves are a deep glossy green and measure 3 mm wide. Flowers, which at first resemble a new leaf, but emerge from their papery sheaves to a stunning whiteness; they are erect in perianth.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Rain lily, Autumn zephyr lily, Peruvian swamp lily||peach bi||After fall||Up to 20 cm||Easy to grow|
Rain lily crimson sunset Planting and care
The plants may be grown outdoors year round in moist, organically rich, well-drained soils in full sun.
|Full sun to part shade||Medium wet loamy to sandy soil||Medium. Apply just enough moisture to keep the soils from totally drying out.||Minimum 10 degrees C and above||Use any organic fertilizer.|
Caring for Zephyranthes Lily
- Plant 10cm deep in any moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil.
- Protect from winter wet.
- Generally disease and pest free.
- In fall before the first frost, dig dry and store bulbs for winter in a cool, frost-free location in a medium such as peat or vermiculite that is given minimal moisture.