Atamasco Lily (Zephyranthes atamasco)

Zephyranthes atamasca, commonly known as the atamasco-lily or more generally a rain-lily, is native to the southeastern United States. It grows in swampy forests and coastal prairies, preferring acid boggy soils rich with leaf mold. Following the appearance of broad, grassy leaves in early winter, it blooms in March or April. It has several narrow, linear basal leaves about 0.5ย in (13ย mm) wide and 10โ€“15ย in (25โ€“38ย cm) long. Its native range extends from Florida north to