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Zantedeschia aethiopica Dwarf

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Zantedeschia aethiopica Dwarf Dwarf Arum Lily, Dwarf Calla Lily,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Palms, Ferns & Tropical Clumping, Upright

A elegant dwarf form of Zantedeschia. With the same clumping upright large, shiny green, sometimes speckled white, leaves and beautiful smaller white lily flowers. Popular choice for planting around ponds and in tropical gardens. Ideal for wet boggy areas. Also used as a cut flower.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
30-60cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Any, Full Sun, Semi Shade Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Aquatic Garden, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Mass Planting, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Araceae Africa

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: Yes
Flowering Season: Autumn, Spring, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low
Frost: Moderate, Tender
Wind: Medium / Moderate