Botanical name: Zantedeschia
Origin: South Africa
Flower color: white, pink, rust, yellow and various colors.
Flowering period: July - October
Average plant height: 12 – 36 inches
Planting depth to base of bulbs:4 inches
Spacing between bulbs: 16 inches
Type of bulb: rhizome
Light requirements: full sun but will tolerate partial shade (up to 25%)
Landscape uses: border, beds, perennial garden, but very suitable for containers, too.
The spear-shaped leaves of Zantedeschia, better known as Calla lily, are entirely green or green with speckles. The inflorescence is a spathe surrounding a spadix.
Zantedeschia albomaculata - white
Zantedeschia elliottiana - golden yellow
- 'Solfatare' - yellow with black blush
Zantedeschia aethiopica - white
Zantedeschia rehmannii x elliottiana
- 'Cameo' - apricot
- 'Mango' - orange
- 'Black Eyed Beauty' - dark yellow with black heart