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Zantedeschia aethiopica 'Marshmallow'
Common Name: Calla Lily Family: Araceae (The Arum Family)

Zantedeschia aethiopica 'Marshmallow'
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Demure, lovely and pretty in pale pink. This hardy calla lily offers soft pink spathes that are darker pink inside and centred with the usual yellow spadix. A great colour departure from the usual white available in other hardy callas. Deep green arrow-shaped leaves. Green until hard frosts. Mulch with fallen leaves - pack leaves around the perimetre and right into the centre of the plant to protect the crowns in winter. Calla lilies can be slow to bulk up in the garden so investing in a larger size is a good idea.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Southern Africa and Madagascar
Garden Origin
Native Habitat:
Grasslands and marshy areas ranging from the coast to 2250 m.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourPink 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourYellow 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone8-10  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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