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Bog Arum
Scientific Name: Calla palustris L.
Synonym:
Family: Araceae
Bog Arum (Calla  palustris)
USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada. Vol. 1: 444.
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 2-10

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Temperate regions of the northern hemisphere, in bogs and pond edges

Growth Habits: Semi evergreen; glossy, dark green, leaves

Watering Needs: Bog plant adapted to the edge of medium to large ponds at a depth of 2 to 10 inches (5-25 cm), prefers acidic water.

Propagation: Plsnt rhizomes fragments in spring, seeds in autumn.


Bog Arum (Calla  palustris)

Blooming Habits:
Small greenish-white arum-like flowers on a spadix, with a white spathe

Fruiting Habits:
Red fruit.


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