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Red Spider Lily

Lycoris radiata

Also known as

Hell Flower , Red Magic Lily , Equinox Flower

Lycoris radiata ヒガンバナ(彼岸花) 曼珠沙華(マンジュシャゲ)P9234263 by 松岡明芳 (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy


USDA zone


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Lycoris radiata Higanbana in a woods
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A photo of Red Spider Lily

Red Spider Lily Overview

Lycoris radiata is a bulbous perennial species from the Amaryllidaceae family. It is commonly known as Red Spider Lily, Hell Flower or Equinox Flower, amongst others. This species produces fantastically ornate, vivid red flowers.

How to propagate Red Spider Lily


Special features of Red Spider Lily

Attractive flowers