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Captain Beretta Calla Lily

Zantedeschia 'Captain Beretta'

Pronunciation: zan-te-DES-kee-uh
SKU #44857

Good to Grow...for one season:

Description Dramatic black flowers emerge from a lush clump of thick, sword-like foliage from late spring through midsummer. Adds an exotic, tropical flair to any entryway, porch, or patio. An easy to grow and impressive cut flower. A frost-tender herbaceous perennial in warmer winter regions; may be overwintered indoors in colder regions.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Keep soil surface moist, but not soggy.
Blooms Late Spring through Midsummer
Mature Size Fast growing; reaches 18 in. tall and wide.
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Easy Care, Compact Form
Growth Rate Fast
Flower Attributes Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Landscape Use Border, Container, Poolside
Flower Color Purple
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants Sweet Flag (Acorus); Lady's Mantle (Alchemilla); Bee Balm (Monarda); Dahlia (Dahlia); Siberian Iris (Iris sibirica)
Care Provide enriched, well-drained soil; adapts to varied soil moisture when established. Remove old, faded foliage for a tidy appearance. In cold winter zones, move to a sunny indoor location or remove rhizomes and store in a cool, dry place.

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