Botanical name: Zantedeschia 'Picasso'
Other names: Arum lily 'Picasso'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Picasso' _ 'Picasso' is a semi-evergreen, herbaceous perennial grown in water or boggy conditions. Large, satiny purple-white spathes are held singly on tall stems above broad, glossy, spotted foliage.
Zantedeschia 'Picasso' is: Semi evergreen
Flower: Cream, Purple in Spring; Cream, Purple in Summer
Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons
Habit: Clump-forming, Upright
Toxicity: All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested. The sap may irritate skin and eyes.
Specific pests: Aphids
Diseases: Generally disease-free.
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Zantedeschia 'Picasso' (Arum lily 'Picasso') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 0.5m after 5-10 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, Bog garden, Waterside
Cultivation: Plant in loam soil (ideally in planting baskets) in water up to 30cm deep, in full sun. Protect overwintering plants by removing the baskets and storing them in a frost-free environment.
Soil type: Clay, Loamy
Soil drainage: Boggy damp conditions, Pond/In water
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Aspect: South, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Tender in frost (H3)
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I am new to having one of these plants, and recently purchased it in may 2009. On the label it says lift the tubers in autumn after the leaves have died down. on your care instructions it tells you to split the roots. Please can you advise me as I'm confused?
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