Plant Care Fairy Lily

Fairy Lily

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Fairy Lily has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Also known as

Pink Rain Lily, Pink Rain Lily and Zephyr Lily


Zephyranthes rosea

How to care for Fairy Lily


How often to water your Fairy Lily

Water needs for Fairy Lily
0.5 cups
every 9

Fairy Lily 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 Fairy Lily

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Pink Rain Lily in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Fairy Lily: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Fairy Lily may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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How to fertilize Fairy Lily

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Fairy Lily: 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 Fairy Lily after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Fairy Lily

Fairy Lily

Fairy Lily

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

What other plant parents say

Fairy Lily has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
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Easy to grow. Beautiful when it blooms.

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