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ZANTEDESCHIA

Commonly known as Golden arum, Golden calla

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Exotic tuberous or rhizomatous plants from moist soils, swamps and lake margins in southern and East Africa, many hardy enough to grace pondsides or to use as a marginal aquatic in the UK and appearing now in darker pinks and purples.

Z. aethiopica is commonly known as arum lily, Z. elliottiana as calla lily though they not arums, lilies or callas.

Z. aethiopica is naturalised in many parts of the world.

Less hardy varieties can be grown as houseplants.

 

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - in mild areas. Erect, heart-shaped, dark-green basal leaves to 28cm(11in) long.
  • Yellow - golden yellow
  • Height - 60-90cm (24-36in)
  • Spread - 30cm (12in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - rhizomatous perennial. Produces yellow spathes 15cm (6in) long with yellow spadices.
  • Heated greenhouse - warm temperate - Can be grown outside in summer. Plant can withstand temperatures down to 5°C (41°F)
  • Full sun
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • May cause skin allergy or irritant - Having skin or eye contact with these plants could result in an allergic reaction, burning or rash.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - suitable for warm glasshouse or conservatory. Can be moved outside in summer
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, thrips, fungal and bacterial rots and viruses.
  • Place of origin - unknown
  • Hardiness - Tender (greenhouse & conservatory) -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus rich. Protect with deep winter mulch.
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60-90cm (24-36in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  30cm (12in)
 

Buy Varieties of ZANTEDESCHIA

ZANTEDESCHIA aethiopica

ZANTEDESCHIA aethiopica  >


Commonly known as: Arum lily, Pig lily, Trumpet lily.
White flowers. Best grown in a damper boggy area
Multibuy Any 3+ for £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

ZANTEDESCHIA aethiopica 'Crowborough'  AWARD

ZANTEDESCHIA aethiopica 'Crowborough'  >


Commonly known as: Arum lily, Pig lily, Trumpet lily.
Variety with shorter spathes
Multibuy Any 3+ for £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

ZANTEDESCHIA aethiopica 'Green Goddess'  AWARD

ZANTEDESCHIA aethiopica 'Green Goddess'  >


Commonly known as: Arum lily, Pig lily, Trumpet lily.
Large green flowers
Multibuy Any 3+ for £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

ZANTEDESCHIA elliottiana 'Black Star'

ZANTEDESCHIA elliottiana 'Black Star'  >


Commonly known as: Golden arum, Golden calla.
Maroon-purple
Multibuy Any 3+ for £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

ZANTEDESCHIA elliottiana 'Flame'

ZANTEDESCHIA elliottiana 'Flame'  >


Commonly known as: Golden arum, Golden calla.
Red-orange to yellow flowers
Multibuy Any 3+ for £10.00 each
£12.50 each
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Available again from summer 2021 -

ZANTEDESCHIA elliottiana 'Picasso'

ZANTEDESCHIA elliottiana 'Picasso'  >


Commonly known as: Golden arum, Golden calla.
Bright pink
Multibuy Any 3+ for £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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