Calla Lily Flower Bulb set of 5|Calla Lily Bulbs for Sale

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Description: The calla lily (Zantedeschia spp.) is a popular flowering plant known for its elegant and distinctive trumpet-shaped flowers

  1. Appearance: Calla lilies have large, glossy, arrow-shaped leaves and a central funnel-shaped bloom called a spathe that surrounds a finger-like spadix. The spathe is often white, but there are also varieties in shades of yellow, pink, lavender, and even dark purple.
  2. Varieties: There are several species and hybrids of calla lilies. Some common varieties include the white 'Green Goddess,' the pink 'Regal,' and the dark purple 'Black Magic.'
  3. Cultural Symbolism: Calla lilies are often associated with purity, faithfulness, and rebirth. They are popular choices for weddings and other special occasions.
  4. Growing Conditions:
    • Sunlight: Calla lilies prefer partial shade but can tolerate full sun.
    • Soil: Well-draining, rich soil is ideal for calla lilies.
    • Watering: Keep the soil consistently moist, but not waterlogged.
    • Temperature: They thrive in temperatures between 60-75°F (15-24°C).
  5. Propagation: Calla lilies can be propagated through division of rhizomes or by planting seeds. Division is the most common method and is typically done when the plant is dormant.
  6. Care and Maintenance:
    • Remove dead or yellowing leaves regularly.
    • Fertilize during the growing season with a balanced fertilizer.
    • Mulch can help retain moisture and control weeds.
  7. Indoor Growing: Calla lilies can be grown indoors in containers. Provide them with bright, indirect light and well-draining potting mix.
  8. Caution: While calla lilies are admired for their beauty, it's essential to note that all parts of the plant contain calcium oxalate crystals, which can cause irritation if ingested. Keep them away from pets and small children.
  9. Cut Flowers: Calla lilies are popular as cut flowers in floral arrangements due to their elegant appearance and long vase life.

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