arum lily

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South African plant widely cultivated for its showy pure white spathe and yellow spadix

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Amorphophallus titanum is a sort of gigantic arum lily with a blotchy stem, up to 8 in (20 cm) across, that produces many leaves whose photosynthetic activity leads to the formation of a large tuber weighing 44- ...
CSIRO Entomology is involved in biological control projects for eight environmental weeds: St John's wort, horehound, Scotch broom, bitou bush/boneseed, arum lily, bridal creeper, water hyacinth and Mimosa pigra.
Three are for Nigel Tinkler as Lotus Island beats Sharp Order (Sue Wilton/ Steve Davies, 4lb claim) in the selling hurdle, Flyaway wins the juvenile from Mardood (John Price/Martin Brennan) and Arum Lily beats Stormy Monarch (George James/Jimmy Doyle) in the handicap.
Wyn requested that if flowers are sent, then only a single Arum Lily please or donations to St.
Callas are rhizomatous aroids, closely related to the arum lily.
FILL border hot spots and patio pots with exotic summer-flowering bulbs like canna tropicana, eucomis and the arum lily crowborough.
Z: A very dark form of the arum lily, zantedeschia, has found favour with ``black plant'' fanciers and will draw attention in 2005.
. Arum Lily, Zantedeschia aethiopica - Pure white flowers with big, bold, succulent-looking foliage that makes large clumps.
It may be worth creating a water garden as pool plants, apart from the arum lily, do not generally cause allergies.
Boffins at Bournemouth University and writers at BBC Wildlife Magazine need help people to help study the arum lily found in hedgerows, at the roadside and near woods.
Among my favourites are the flowering rush (Butomus umbellatus), the white arum lily (Zantedeschia), the flag iris, Iris pseudacorus, Iris laevigata, and Pontederia with its attractive blue spikes of flowers.
An Arum lily design originally printed for Lady Churchill for use in Chartwell 'House is also on the production line.
WHITE funnel-shaped flowers and large lush leaves make arum lily or zantedeschia a sought-after plant for making a contemporary statement in exotic borders and stylish containers.
Emma Morris at Kenneth Turner of Mayfair says, "If you go for wild and sumptuous flowers like the Grand Prix red rose, which is simply the finest rose you can buy, or the amaryllis, this will create a warmer ambience, whereas a stark geometric look like the arum lily, whilst very elegant, creates more of a harsh mood.