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 located in Miami, Florida.

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

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Fairy Lily in Miami, Florida

Miami, Florida

58% Medium

Growing Fairy Lily in Miami right now

Light needs for plant Fairy Lily in Miami, Florida

Plant growth potential is currently medium 👌

December 3rd, 2021

Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Miami is currently medium 👌.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determining…

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Light needs for plant Fairy Lily in Miami, Florida

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 15.6% ☀️

December 4th, 2021

Miami is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Miami is expected to decrease by 15.6% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.9 megajoules of energy per m2 per day…

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Light needs for plant Fairy Lily in Miami, Florida

Daylight will decrease by 0.6 hours 📉

December 5th, 2021

This month, Miami is getting an average of 8.5 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 5.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.4 total hours of daylig…

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Finding light for Pink Rain Lily in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Fairy Lily: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Fairy Lily love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Fairy Lily does not tolerate low light 🚫.

Miami, Florida currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample light ☀️.


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.

When to repot Fairy Lily

Nutrient needs for plant Fairy Lily in Miami, Florida

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

November 28th, 2021

The growing potential in Miami is medium 👌.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any p…

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Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Fairy Lily

Fairy Lily

Fairy Lily

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Miami, Florida, 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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