About Calla Lily
Zantedeschia aethiopica (L.) Spreng. It grows is the accepted name of a species in the genus Zantedeschia. with large clumps of broad, arrow shaped dark green leaves up to 45 cm long.
The inflorescences are large and are produced in spring, summer and autumn, with a pure white spathe up to 25 cm and a yellow spadix. The spadix produces a faint, sweet fragrance.
|Common Name ||Calla lily and arum lily|
|Height ||Up to 3 feet|
|Flower Colour ||Lavender|
|Bloom Time ||Spring, summer and autumn|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
- Keep them adequately fertilized and watered, misting the plant every so often to keep the ambient humidity high
They are susceptible to aphids so, take a look closely and apply insecticide
Dig up the rhizomes in autumn, usually after the first frost and store for winter
Calla Lily care
- Its preferred habitat is in streams and ponds or on the banks
|Sunlight ||Dappled sunlight or even light shade|
|Watering ||ample water during the growing season|
|Temperature ||50 to 80 degrees F|
|Fertilizer ||Fertilize during the growing season with liquid fertilizer.|
Calla Lily special feature
Calla Lily uses
- A number of cultivars have been selected as ornamental plants
- The bloom's sculptural qualities belie the ease with which you can grow your own florist quality cut flowers
Frequently Asked Questions
How tall do calla lily grow?
On average calla lily grows Up to 3 feet
What color are calla lily ?
A calla lily plant bears flowers of color Lavender
How hard is calla lily to grow?
A calla lily is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a calla lily need?
A calla lily prefers Dappled sunlight or even light shade
How much water does a calla lily need?
A calla lily prefers watering ample water during the growing season
What kind of soil does a calla lily need?
What temperature does a calla lily like?
How should I fertilize my calla lily ?
Fertilize during the growing season with liquid fertilizer.
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Saturday, 02 September 2017
Shall we use it in hanging pots ?
Wednesday, 19 July 2017
Which other plant can be grown with this plant.
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