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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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 Zantedeschia sp.
Family: Araceae
Arum Lily, Calla Lily
Origin: South Africa
Groundcover and low-growing 2ftSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeBog or aquaticKeep soil moistPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersUnusual colorOrnamental foliageRed/crimson/vinous flowersYellow/orange flowersFragrantEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Attracts butterflies, hummingbirdsPoisonous or toxicFlood tolerant

This is an old fashioned, but very rewarding garden plant. Zantedeschia is named after Professor Zantedeschi, probably Giovanni Zantedeschi, 1773-1846, an Italian physician and botanist. The flowers are faintly scented and this attracts various crawling insects and bees which are responsible for pollinating the flowers. The spathe turns green after flowering and covers the ripening berries. It rots away when these are ripe and the succulent yellow berries attract birds, which are responsible for seed dispersal. The rhizome is large and eaten by wild pigs and porcupines and the ripe fruit enjoyed by birds. Raw plant material causes swelling of the throat because of microscopic, sharp calcium oxalate crystals. The leaves are used as a poultice and a treatment for headaches. May be used as a marginal plant along streams, or on the edge of a pond. Plant in partial shade if there is no permanent water. It can be planted as a foliage plant in deep shade under trees but will not flower well in this position. It is fast growing and likes very rich, well-drained conditions. It is an excellent cutflower and lasts a long time in water. Nowadays there are other forms of this species which will enliven an old theme. There is also an attractive form with leaves spotted white. Requires consistently moist soil.

See Zantedeschia aethiopica.


 Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia rehmannii
Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia rehmannii
Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia rehmannii
Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia rehmannii
Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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Zantedeschia rehmannii


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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Family: Commelinaceae
Wandering Jew
Origin: Tropical America
Groundcover and low-growing 2ftShadeSemi-shadeRegular waterPink flowersSeaside, salt tolerant plant

The Zebrina is a relatively common house plant from Tropical Americas. It is not as robust as the similar looking Tradescantia fluminensis. The species name "pendula" means "hanging".It grows outside in summer if you have a shaded, humid location in the garden. Avoid touching the watery sap of the Zebrina, since it can be a cause of skin inflammation. The flowers are inconspicuous white to pink.

The Zebrina grows rapidly if given enough water and fertilizer. The variety 'Quadricolor' has a lot of purple, but needs more sun to keep its color intensity. Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 32F. No direct sun, keep in a humid area, light shade, needs a lot of light indoor. Needs regular watering. Growth Habits: Groundcover, 6-12in tall.

Propagation: Cuttings that root easily in water.


 Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Tradescantia zebrina var. purpusii
Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Tradescantia zebrina var. purpusii
Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Zebrina pendula, Tradescantia zebrina, Wandering Jew

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Tradescantia zebrina var. purpusii


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Zephyranthes sp., Fairy Lily, Zephyr Lily, Magic Lily, Atamasco Lily, Rain Lily

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Family: Amaryllidaceae
Fairy Lily, Zephyr Lily, Magic Lily, Atamasco Lily, Rain Lily
Small shrub 2-5 ftSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersYellow/orange flowersIrritatingEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.

Various members of the genus may bloom spring only or repeat and continue into autumn, often a few days after rainstorms thus one of the common names, Rain Lily.


 Zephyranthes sp., Fairy Lily, Zephyr Lily, Magic Lily, Atamasco Lily, Rain Lily

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Zephyranthes grandiflora

Zephyranthes sp., Fairy Lily, Zephyr Lily, Magic Lily, Atamasco Lily, Rain Lily

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Zephyranthes grandiflora
Zephyranthes sp., Fairy Lily, Zephyr Lily, Magic Lily, Atamasco Lily, Rain Lily

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Zingiber cochinchinense, Chinese Ginger

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Family: Zingiberaceae
Chinese Ginger
Small shrub 2-5 ftSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds
 Zingiber cochinchinense, Chinese Ginger

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia linearis
 Zinnia sp.
Family: Asteraceae / Compositae
Zinnia
Origin: Mexico
Groundcover and low-growing 2ftSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunModerate waterPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersBlue/lavender/purple flowersRed/crimson/vinous flowersYellow/orange flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

Zinnia elegans, Youth-and-old-age, is the most commonly grown kind along with its many different varieties.


 Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia 'Swizzle Scarlet andYellow'

Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia elegans Carnival
Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia angustifolia x elegans Profusion Orange
Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia angustifolia x elegans Profusion Orange
Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia angustifolia x elegans Profusion Orange
Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia elegans
Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia x hybrida
Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia elegans
Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia 'Swizzle Cherry and Ivory'
Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia 'Swizzle Cherry and Ivory'
Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia linearis
Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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Zinnia sp., Zinnia

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