Plant Care Equinox Flower

Equinox Flower

Also known as

Red Spider Lily, Red Spider Lily, Hell flower, Red magic lily, Equinox flower, Hurricane lily and Resurrection lily


Lycoris radiata

How to care for Equinox Flower


How often to water your Equinox Flower

Water needs for Equinox Flower
0.5 cups
every 9

Equinox Flower needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Equinox Flower

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Red Spider Lily in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Equinox Flower: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Equinox Flower love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Equinox Flower does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Equinox Flower

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Equinox Flower: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Equinox Flower after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Difficulty Level

Equinox Flower is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!

Water Needs
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Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Equinox Flower

Equinox Flower

Equinox Flower

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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