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Variety of calla, from white to very colorful


Variety of calla lilies. From the species of calledenominated of Zantedeschia aethiopica (the classic white), Zantedeschia albomaculata (the cream flowered calla), Z. elliottiana (the yellow calla) and from Zantedeschia rehmannii (white calla with purple shades), a large number of variety of colorful calla lilies, let's see them together.

Black Eyed Beaty
It's about acallayellow that carries a dark spot in thethroat, right in the central area. It has dark green leaves spotted with white and grows to a height of about 45-60 cm.

Brillant Black Star
Who prefers colorsaccesses, will find this irresistiblecallawith an intense dark red color, almost plum. Also this variety of calla bears green leaves spotted with white.

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Cameo
The color is salmon-orange just like the jewel from which the variety takes its name. As well as the Black eye Beaty, this toovarietyhas a black throat. The leaves are green with white speckles, the plant reaches a height that varies between 50 and 60 cm.

Elgant Swan
At first glance it can be confused with the classiccallaZantedeschia aethiopica but observing it well you can see a notable difference: the spathe are white in the cream with original greenish veins that give the plant an elegant appearance. The shape of the glass is also different. This variety can exceed one meter in height.

Picasso
It has bright, deep purple flowers edged with white. It is the most common two-colored variety in the world. It grows between 45-60 cm.

Pink Mist
It bears pale pink flowers with a darker throat. It grows over 60 cm in height.

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Red Alert
As the name suggests, here the flowering manifests itself with dark red, intense and showy spathes. The green leaves are spotted and the height reached at maximum floral development is 35-45 cm.

Pink Persuasion
The calla variety with dark pink flowers with a cream throat. The leaves are spotted with white and the height that this plant can reach is about 35-50 cm.

Schwarzwalder
Spate of "black" color or almost, the purple of thesecalleit is so dark it looks black. This variety grows a maximum of 60 cm.

How to grow calla lilies
The varieties derived from Zantedeschia aethipica prefer a moist soil rich in organic substance: this is why these varieties grow well at the edges of ponds and lakes. The other varieties prefer sandy, well-drained soil and are very sensitive to rot.

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Video: How to Grow Zantedeschia Calla Lilies: Summer Garden Guide (October 2020).