Oregon Sunrise Kaffir Lily, also known as River Lily, has attractive, iris-like foliage that is semi-evergreen. the flowers bloom in late summer and early fall (August, September and October). The flowers are on spikes above the foliage and are bright-pink. Oregon Sunrise Kaffir Lily grows 24 inches tall in moist soil or shallow water. Oregon Sunrise Kaffir Lily is native to South Africa, has a clumping habitat and is a perennial plant in zones 6 - 9. Oregon Sunrise Kaffir Lily grows beautifully in shallow water or in moist soil in your terrestrial garden.
Height 24 inches
Width 12 inches wide
Sunlight Requirements Full sun to part shade
Moisture Requirements Moist soil or up to three inches of water above the roots in the pond.
Bloom Pink blooms in August, September and October
Zone Hardy in zones 6 - 9
Oregon Sunrise Kaffir Lily must be planted in moist, loam soil. They can be planted in containers and placed in your pond with up to three inches of water above the roots. They may be planted in moist, loam soil in your terrestrial garden and make excellent plants for borders as well. Oregon Sunrise Kaffir Lily grows well in full sun to part shade. NEVER add stones to the containers as this will hinder the growth of the plant. (Please see our recipe for 'loam soil' on our home page.)