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Verticordia sp., Featherflowers

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Verticordia plumosa
 Verticordia sp.
Family: Myrtaceae
Featherflowers
Origin: Australia
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunRegular waterModerate waterPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersUnusual colorRed/crimson/vinous flowersYellow/orange flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

Verticordia are known for their feather-like or fringed flowers, the beauty of these is invariably included in any description. This has been accompanied by a high desirability as a garden plant, and as a cut flower.

Not all Verticordias are small shrubs. For example Verticordia grandis grows to about two metres and throughout summer produces beautiful red flowers - the largest flowers of the genus.


 Verticordia sp., Featherflowers

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Verticordia helichrysantha

Verticordia sp., Featherflowers

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Verticordia galeata
Verticordia sp., Featherflowers

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Verticordia plumosa
Verticordia sp., Featherflowers

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Verticordia chrysantha
Verticordia sp., Featherflowers

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Verticordia galeata
Verticordia sp., Featherflowers

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Verticordia grandis
Verticordia sp., Featherflowers

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Verticordia etheliana
Verticordia sp., Featherflowers

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Verticordia grandis


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Vitex glabrata, Black Currant Tree, Smooth Chastetree

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Family: Lamiaceae   (Formerly:Verbenaceae)
Black Currant Tree, Smooth Chastetree
Origin: Australia
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersUnusual colorEthnomedical 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.Edible
 Vitex glabrata, Black Currant Tree, Smooth Chastetree

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Zantedeschia sp., Arum Lily, Calla Lily

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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 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 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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Zygopetalum sp., Zygopetalum

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Zygopetalum mackayi
 Zygopetalum sp.
Family: Orchidaceae
Zygopetalum
Origin: South America
Small shrub 2-5 ftSemi-shadeEpiphyteRegular waterUnusual colorFragrant

Most are epiphytes, but some are terrestrials with glossy, strap-like, plicate leaves. They are known for their ease of culture and are much in demand as excellent cut flowers.


 Zygopetalum sp., Zygopetalum

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Zygopetalum mackayi

Zygopetalum sp., Zygopetalum

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Zygopetalum sp., Zygopetalum

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Zygopetalum sp., Zygopetalum

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Zygopetalum sp., Zygopetalum

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Zygopetalum sp., Zygopetalum

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Zygopetalum sp., Zygopetalum

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Zygopetalum sp., Zygopetalum

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Zygopetalum sp., Zygopetalum

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Zygopetalum sp., Zygopetalum

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