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botanical name:
Zantedeschia 'Black-Eyed Beauty'
Zantedeschia 'Black-Eyed Beauty' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Calla Lily, Spotted Calla
synonyms:  Zantedeschia albomaculata 'Black-Eyed Beauty'
family:  Araceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.50m
width: 0.40m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: white & green
flower colour: cream
stem/bark: green
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 9 to 11
description:
Produces flowers with an elegant cream spathe with a black marking in the throat and a golden-yellow spadix. Flowers from July to September. Broadly heart-shaped, semi-erect, mid to dark-green basal leaves, heavily spotted with white.


cultivation:
Moist, fertile, humus-rich soil in sun or part shade.

propagation:
By division of rhizomes in spring

usage:
Good cut flower.

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