Resurrection Lily

Resurrection Lily grow in purple and pink colours. Flawlessly we call these flowers resurrection lilies because the leaves of resurrection lilies grow in spring. The appearance of these flowers is just like bulbs. We can also call these flowers Magic lily or surprise lily.

Suitable Environment To Grow:

These flowers are considered one of the coldest Lycoris species. Moreover, it prefers to grow in organically rich soil. It needs to plant in soil that contains medium moisture. Significantly it can grow in both conditions whether normal shades or full sunlight. And in the summer season, it is crucial to facilitate this flowering plant with moderate water. And it grows 8-14 inches tall.

Common name:

 The common name of this flower is Resurrection lily.

Scientific name:

Lycorissquamigera is its scientific name.


 It belongs to the Amaryllidaceae family.

Species: L. squamigera

Genus: Lycoris


It is believed that these flowers were first originated in China and Japan also. It is not possible to grow these flowers in natural habitats because it is a cross of hybrid L. Incarnata and L. straminea. In addition to this, these flowers spread very quickly. And are also naturalized in Korea.

Tips To Grow Healthy Flowers::

If you want to grow these flowers beautifully then follow the below tips:

  • If you want to see the fullest bloom of these flowers then it is important to choose a full sunlight environment.
  • It is also necessary to drain the soil well before planting these flowers.
  • It prefers 5-10 gardening zone.
Frequently Asked Question:

In what colours do resurrection lilies grow?

The most common colours available in these flowers are pink and purple.

Is it possible to eat these flowers?

These flowers contain a little bit alkaloid due to which it can harm the health of the human being. Unfortunately, they can face bad health conditions such as vomiting, diarrhoea etc.

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