Beach Spider Lily
Hymenocallis littoralis

Family: Amaryllidaceae (am-uh-ril-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hymenocallis (hy-men-oh-KAL-is) (Info)
Species: littoralis (lit-tor-AY-liss) (Info)

Category:

Perennials

Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Evergreen

Herbaceous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Santa Barbara, California

Hana, Hawaii

Honomu, Hawaii

New Orleans, Louisiana

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On May 7, 2012, foodiesleuth from Honomu, HI (Zone 11) wrote:

Hymenocallis littoralis, common name Sea Daffodil or Peruvian Daffodil. I found this plant growing by the driveway in a shady area. In the 10 years I've been living here, they have bloomed only twice. Are they temperamental? Do they need special care?
I placed a photo of the plant blooming in the files