Zantedeschia aethiopica 'Crowborough'

9cm pot £8.99
available to order from summer
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Buy Zantedeschia aethiopica 'Crowborough' arum lily: Perfection for the pondside

This pond plant dies right back in autumn, then fresh new growth appears again in spring.

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: humus-rich, moist soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: May to June
  • Hardiness: borderline hardy (may need winter protection)

    Unusual, pure white hood-shaped flowers that are up to 10-15cm (4-6in) long are produced from late spring to mid-summer. It makes a striking architectural clump with lovely arrow-shaped, glossy dark green leaves. It looks great grown beside water as a marginal plant and can be left outside in most frost-prone areas if it is given a deep winter mulch.

  • Garden care: Mulch plants well in winter. Grow in reliably moist soil, or as a marginal pond plant. If potted up into a basket using aquatic compost, it can stand in water up to 30cm deep.

  • Harmful if eaten/skin & eye irritant
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Hardier than I thought!

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I planted my very plump bulbs in a container, and they grew healthily. The ONLY thing that held them back last year was an infestation of desperate slugs. The bulbs are bouncing back this year, and I will endeavour to put them in the ground to establish themselves and flourish.

Padogan

London

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Plant flourished right from the get go. Very pleased with how it looks and hope it lasts a good time and flowers.

Martine

Southsea

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How can we propagate arum lilies?---from lilywhite.

lilywhite

Hello, These plants can be propagated by division in spring.

Helen

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