The most familiar calla, this 3-foot-tall and 2-foot-wide plant has large white flowers—up to 10 inches long—that surround a creamy yellow fingerlike centerpiece. They bloom from late spring to mid-summer. The upright, arrow-shaped leaves are solid green and glossy.Noteworthy Characteristics:
Evergreen in their native habitat, white calla lilies are able to grow at cooler temperatures than other callas (50°F), are slower to go dormant, and can tolerate wet conditions. Various cultivars are available. This plant can be grown as a marginal aquatic.Care:
Provide rich, moist soil in full sun.Propagation:
Divide in spring.Problems:
Various rots, rust, and viral diseases.
Copyright © 2005-2016 Botanic Garden All Rights Reserved
Contact management E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org