Zantedeschia Captain Melrose
Zantedeschia (also called Calla) has undergone a major change in recent years. For example, more colors and types have come onto the market, in addition to the well-known white Calla lily. With its modern appearance, the Zantedeschia is a real trend flower in the modern garden! Zantedeschia has elegant colored bracts enclosing a spherical inflorescence. They are very suitable for planters and bring exotic flair to the balcony and terrace.
· Position: Sun/partial shade
· Soil type: Well-drained, loose soil
· Flowering period: June / September
· Height: 30-40 cm
· Hardy: Up to -10 degrees
· Planting period: March / April / May
· Cut flower: Yes
How to Plant:
Open ground: 10 cm deep and 15 cm apart.
In pot: 10 cm deep and 15 cm apart.
Overwintering: Zantedeschias are winter hardy to -10 degrees, but do need protection. In winter, cover the soil on the plant with, for example, leaves, straw or pine branches.