Plant ID forum: I forgot the name.. Diha?? Lol

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Name: Pamela Gregory
Maryland (Zone 6b)
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PamelaLynn77
Feb 17, 2017 10:28 AM CST
I have posted this before, I dont remember if it was to this fourm or another. .
So I will just start over.
I have been growing this for 9 months now. They bloom a beautiful pink bloom in the summer. They are bulbs. They Love to stay damp and love full sun on the deck for summer and bay windows for winter. Ill try to find pics of them in bloom after I post this. Maybe in the mean time one of you will remember these or know what they are called.. I remember... dihalla. Diha.. . idk ... something like that spelling.

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Hopefully I have a pic on this device of this plant blooming.
Name: Mike
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Calsurf73
Feb 17, 2017 10:56 AM CST
Pamela: See if this looks like your plant.
Pink Rain Lily (Zephyranthes minuta)
Name: Lin
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 9b)
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plantladylin
Feb 17, 2017 11:12 AM CST
Looks like Rain Lily to me also, either Zephyranthes or Habranthus:
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Name: Pamela Gregory
Maryland (Zone 6b)
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PamelaLynn77
Feb 17, 2017 11:51 AM CST
Thats it .. i do believe its the pink rain lily
Name: Pamela Gregory
Maryland (Zone 6b)
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PamelaLynn77
Feb 17, 2017 12:14 PM CST
I found some pics from last summer.
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Im curious. I have never moved these plants or even given them fertilizer would they do well with any type of fertilizer? All winter they done so beautifully they didnt bloom but they never looked unhappy either. I love the way they look now.
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Name: Carol
Santa Ana,Ca. (Zone 10b)
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ctcarol
Feb 17, 2017 2:49 PM CST
I've never fed mine in the 15 years I've had them. They just keep increasing and bloom in late summer/fall. They do like plenty of water.
Name: Daisy
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Feb 17, 2017 3:52 PM CST
Zephyranthes rosea

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