Calla Lily
Calla Lily


About Calla Lily

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1 What is
1.1 Life Span
1.2 Type
Bulb, Flowering Plants
1.3 Origin
South Africa, Swaziland
1.4 Types
Passionfruit, Fire glow, Gem rose, Blaze, Crystal blush
1.4.1 Number of Varieties
About Rice Plant
Rank: 65 (Overall)
About Elderberry
1.5 Habitat
1.6 USDA Hardiness Zone
1.7 AHS Heat Zone
1.8 Sunset Zone
2a, 2b, 5, 6, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
1.9 Habit
2 Information
2.1 Plant Size
2.1.1 Minimum Height
About American ..
60.00 cm
Rank: 100 (Overall)
About Cyclamen
2.1.2 Minimum Width
About Flowering..
60.00 cm
Rank: 96 (Overall)
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2.2 Plant Color
2.2.1 Flower Color
Blue, Dark Purple, Light Purple, Red, White
2.2.2 Flower Color Modifier
2.2.3 Fruit Color
Not Available
2.2.4 Leaf Color in Spring
Dark Green
2.2.5 Leaf Color in Summer
Green, Dark Green
2.2.6 Leaf Color in Fall
Green, Dark Green
2.2.7 Leaf Color in Winter
Green, Dark Green
2.3 Shape
2.3.1 Leaf Shape
2.4 Thorns
15% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
3 Season
3.1 Plant Season
Autumn, Spring, Summer
3.2 Growing Conditions
3.2.1 Sunlight
Full Sun, Part sun, Partial shade
3.2.2 Growth Rate
3.2.3 Type of Soil
Clay, Loamy
3.2.4 The pH of Soil
Neutral, Slightly Acidic
3.2.5 Soil Drainage
3.2.6 Bloom Time
Spring, Summer
3.2.7 Repeat Bloomer
35% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
3.3 Tolerances
Wet Site
4 Care
4.1 Where to Plant?
Container, Pot
4.2 How to Plant?
From bulbs, From Rhizomes, Seedlings, Transplanting
4.3 Plant Maintenance
4.4 Watering Plants
4.4.1 Watering Requirements
Over-watering can cause leaf problems or root diseases, Requires a lot of watering
4.4.2 In Summer
Lots of watering
4.4.3 In Spring
4.4.4 In Winter
Average Water
4.5 Soil
4.5.1 Soil pH
Neutral, Slightly Acidic
4.5.2 Soil Type
Clay, Loamy
4.5.3 Soil Drainage Capacity
4.6 Sun Exposure
Full Sun, Part sun, Partial shade
4.7 Pruning
Prune to stimulate growth, Remove dead or diseased plant parts, Remove deadheads
4.8 Fertilizers
All-Purpose Liquid Fertilizer
4.9 Pests and Diseases
Armillaria mellea, Gray mold, Leaf spot, Powdery mildew, Pythium rot, Rhizoctonia crown rot, Root rot, Thripes
4.10 Plant Tolerance
5 Facts
5.1 Flowers
85% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
5.1.1 Flower Petal Number
5.2 Fruits
5.2.1 Showy Fruit
37% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
5.2.2 Edible Fruit
22% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
5.3 Fragrance
5.3.1 Fragrant Flower
40% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
5.3.2 Fragrant Fruit
14% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
5.3.3 Fragrant Leaf
18% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
5.3.4 Fragrant Bark/Stem
14% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
5.4 Showy Foliage
55% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
5.5 Showy Bark
13% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
5.6 Foliage Texture
5.7 Foliage Sheen
5.8 Evergreen
3% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
5.9 Invasive
5% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
5.10 Self-Sowing
51% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
5.11 Attracts
Not Available
5.12 Allergy
Diarrhea, Intestinal gas, Vomiting
6 Benefits
6.1 Uses
6.1.1 Aesthetic Uses
Beautification, Bouquets
6.1.2 Beauty Benefits
Not Available
6.1.3 Edible Uses
66% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
6.1.4 Environmental Uses
Air purification
6.2 Plant Benefits
6.2.1 Medicinal Uses
Not Available
6.2.2 Part of Plant Used
6.2.3 Other Uses
Showy Purposes
6.3 Used As Indoor Plant
32% Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
6.4 Used As Outdoor Plant
All Summer Plants Garden Plants have it !
6.5 Garden Design
Not Available
7 Scientific Name
7.1 Botanical Name
Zantedeschia Aethiopica
7.2 Common Name
Calla Lily
7.2.1 In Hindi
Calla Lily
7.2.2 In German
7.2.3 In French
Lys calla
7.2.4 In Spanish
7.2.5 In Greek
Calla κρίνος
7.2.6 In Portuguese
7.2.7 In Polish
Calla Lily
7.2.8 In Latin
Calla Lilium
8 Classification
8.1 Kingdom
8.2 Phylum
8.3 Class
8.4 Order
8.5 Family
8.6 Genus
8.7 Clade
Angiosperms, Monocots
8.8 Tribe
8.9 Subfamily
8.10 Number of Species
About Orchid
Rank: 100 (Overall)
About Calla Lily

Properties of Calla Lily

Want to know the properties of Calla Lily? Then you are at the right place. Here you'll know everything about every plant. Knowing the properties of garden plants is very interesting. Calla Lily is a flowering plantalso, its flowers are fragrant. Many garden plants possess some allergies. One should know everything about before planting. It has allergic reactions which are Diarrhea, Intestinal gas and Vomiting. Calla Lily Benefits are as follows:

  • Medicinal use: Not Available

  • Part of plant used: Flowers

It is always necessary for every botanist to study and know all the characteristics of every plant. Scientific classification which includes kingdom, clade, genus, tribe and order are important parameters to understand for every botanist. The gardener must know the properties like the kind of soil required, the amount of water needed, fertilization and pruning required for respective plant. All these properties differ according to plant.

Calla Lily Physical Information

Physical information is must while knowing everything about Calla Lily. Physical information includes the exterior appearance of the plant. The appearance of the plants is well considered factor, especially when you want your garden to be very attractive. Learn about color of leaves and flowers which differs even from the same species of plants. Calla Lily physical information is as follows: 60.00 cm tall and 60.00 cm wide. Its leaf shape is Arrowhead. Also it has following color specifications:

  • Flower color: Blue, Dark Purple, Light Purple, Red and White
  • Leaf color: Dark Green

Care of Calla Lily

Taking Calla Lily Care is very important. Pruning, fertilizing, timely watering is very important care factors of any plant. If proper care is taken, results are refreshing and green plants which have a healthy life. Hence every garden plant care should be taken properly. Care of Calla Lily include pruning, which should be done Prune to stimulate growth, Remove dead or diseased plant parts and Remove deadheads. The watering done in summer is Lots of watering and in winter is Average Water. It needs Full Sun, Part sun, Partial shade for its proper growth.

Season and care of Calla Lily

Many a times, care of plants is dependent on the season of the plant. Hence season and care of Calla Lily is important if you are planning to plant it in your garden. It is a Perennial plant. Calla Lily is a very important plant from Summer Plants. There are 33 varieties of this plant, among which some popular species are: Passionfruit, Fire glow, Gem rose, Blaze, Crystal blush. This plant's habitat is Swamps and it comes in the hardiness zone 8-10. If you want to keep your garden blooming for all year, grow different plants which blooms in different seasons. Also, understanding habitat of plants is necessary to know, it helps to adjust the environment of the plant like the type of soil and temperature needed for it, according to region it originated from.