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Captain Morelli

  • Captain Morelli
  • Captain Morelli

Captain Morelli proved it's worth in the recent trial at Wisley. Buttercup yellow flowers, set off by dark green leaves, one of the very best Zantedeschia's. Grows to around 50 cm tall, maybe a bit shorter in pots. Calla Lilies are easy to grow providing the soil is well drained and fertile, they dislike heavy soils, in which the corms rot quickly. In recent years they have become very popular, both as pot plants and long lasting cut flowers. Corms are best started off in pots, either in a warm greenhouse/conservatory and moved outside once the risks of frosts has gone. For one corm we would recommend about a 20 cm pot, filled with good quality compost. Flowers are produced from around the end of June, until the first frosts. In the Autumn when the foliage has died back lift the corms and store them somewhere dry and warm for the Winter, replant them in the following Spring. Supplied as extra large size 20 cm + corms.

  • 1-2: £4.50
  • 3+: £3.50
Colour:
Yellow
Soil:
Free draining soil or multipurpose compost
Position:
Full sun
Category:
Zantedeschia Calla Lilies
Notes:
Unscented
Pack size:
Prices per corm
Shipped in:
Spring
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