Arum Lily
Zantedeschia aethiopica
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines During summer the soil should be kept moist, while during winter it just should not dry up completely.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers full sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm summer (average around 20 °C) and cold winter (average under 15 °C) climates.
pH range 6.1 - 6.5
Acidity preference loves acidic conditions
Toxicity very poisonous

Origin

Climate tropical rainforest

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Names

Other common names Calla Lily, Easter Lily, Lily of the Nile
Family Araceae
Other scientific names Calla aethiopica, Richardia africana

Characteristics

Growth form herb
Hardiness USDA 10 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -1°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • white
  • yellow
  • orange
  • pink
  • red
  • purple
Blooming months
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    1Jan
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    3Mar
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    4Apr
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    5May
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    6Jun
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    7Jul
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    8Aug
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    9Sep
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    10Oct
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    11Nov
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    12Dec
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Leaf color
  • green