Zephyranthes rosea Lindl., Bot. Reg. 10: t. 821 1824. (Syn: Amaryllis carnea Schult. & Schult.f.; Amaryllis rosea (Lindl.) Spreng. [Illegitimate]; Atamasco rosea (Lindl.) Greene; Zephyranthes carnea (Schult. & Schult.f.) D.Dietr.);
Rain Lily Rose;
Help in Identifying two ornamental plants: Both of them were sighted at null 13.05 N, 80.25 E at Semmozhi Poonga, Chennai.
Seems to be Zephyranthes. Pink one seems to be rosea.
1. Can be Zephyranthes candida
These are very common ornamental plants in Chennai. There are other colours too. yellow and white, which I had grown in Chennai. They flower frequently whensoever it rains in Chennai. Some of them are also known as grass lilies.
efloraindia: 221011 BRS 76 : Pl. find the attached file contain photos for id. request.
Date/Time-Location- 19.10.2011, Bharathi Colony
Place, Altitude, GPS- Peelamedu, Coimbatore Dist.,
Plant Habit- Shrub
Mainly planted as an ornamental plant in a house.
makes nice short to medium lived cut flowers in side A/C homes..
I hope this is Zephyranthes rosea Lindl., a common ornamental herb, but can be found in wild too.
Species : Zephyranthes rosea Lindl.
Habit & Habitat : garden herb, wild too
Date : 4/8/12, 1.58 P.M.
Place : Hooghly
ID key available : http://www.efloras.org/florataxon.aspx?flora_id=1&taxon_id=135293#KEY-1-12
Yes … I go with your identification…very nice pics…
I have taken some more photo today, took note of its anther size and leaf size. I am sorry that photos are not ready yet, will upload tomorrow.
Zephyranthes Species For ID : Pink Rain Lilies : Nasik : 21FEB16 : AK-03 : 03/03 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)
Saw these small Pink Lilies at a plant nursery in Nasik on 13th July, 2015.
Kindly help in the Species.
Z. carinata or Z. rosea as in Flowersofindia?
As per FOI: Rosy Rain Lily are small flowers that are rose in color with a green base. The flowers are much smaller that of Pink Rain Lily, and the throat is distinctly green.
In view it should be Zephyranthes rosea
TSP-MAY2016-39-367:Images of Zephyranthes rosea (Amaryllidaceae) : 5 posts by 3 authors.
It is my pleasure to present few images of Zephyranthes rosea (Amaryllidaceae)…….The one with a blue throat..
Habitat: Cultivated- Ornamental
Sighting: Chikmagalur, Karnataka, about 1200 msl