Where do Calla Lilies originate from?

Answer All the Calla Lilies originate from the African continent and are found wild between north Malawi and South Africa. They are often referred to as Arum Lilies. The Calla Lilies should not be confuse... Read More »

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I am looking for cut Calla Lilies for a friend's wedding on Saturday...where should I look besides a florist?

Search under "floral wholesale" near you. Some wholesale florists (that is, where local florists buy THEIR flowers to sell to you at a higher price) might sell you a small batch of callas as a one-... Read More »

How do I grow calla lilies?

LocationChoose a sunny location with soil that drains well. If the site holds water for more than four hours after a rain, you can improve drainage by mixing in organic material and raising the hei... Read More »

How do I plant calla lilies?

Choose the SiteChoose a site that has very good drainage and full sun. Eliminate any sites that get puddling, since calla lilies cannot tolerate standing water. Although lilies can tolerate some cr... Read More »

How do I prune calla lilies?

Basic PruningSeek out dead, dying and diseased stems and leaves. Remove them from the plant. Use garden shears, scissors or a knife to cut away these sections. This will focus the plant's energy to... Read More »