Calla Lilies are by far one of the chicest, most elegant flowers on the market today. A longtime favorite of florists throughout the world, they often grace luxuriant bridal bouquets and exquisite mixed arrangements. Let your customers bring that beauty into their own homes by offering Captain Violetta as a landscape choice. This soft violet selection ages to a darker violet hue as the days of early to midsummer march on. Upright, 5" spathes grow 2-3" across at their widest point, giving them plenty of real estate to show off the magnificent coloration. Suggest them for borders, container gardens or cutting beds. Lift in fall in zones 3-8.
Hardiness Zones 3-10. Lift in Fall in zones 3-8
Mature Height 18 - 20 inches
Bloom Time June - July
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Upright trumpet shaped flowers (spathes), 5" tall and 2-3" across.
Foliage Type :
Sword-like, broad and rich green foliage with creamy white spots and markings.
Mature Spread :
12 - 18 inches
12 - 18 inches
Planting Instructions :
4" deep and 12 - 18"" apart
Soil Moisture :
Will Tolerate :
Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
Winter Care :
Lift in fall if you live in zones 3-8 for winter storage. Replant the following spring after frosts are over.
Planting Depth :
Watering Requirements :
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater.
Fertilization Requirements :
Once per year
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climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
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