calla lily definition

  • noun:
    • some of a number of chiefly south African plants for the genus Zantedeschia, extensively cultivated as ornamentals and reduce blossoms due to their showy white, yellow, green, or purple spathes.
    • a standard title for several flowering flowers inside genus Zantedeschia; perhaps not associated with either the genus Calla or even the real lilies (Liliaceae)
    • A flower of just one of the flowers.
    • South African plant commonly cultivated for its showy pure white spathe and yellowish spadix
    • Any of several chiefly southern African flowers associated with the genus Zantedeschia, widely cultivated as ornamentals and reduce flowers for their showy white, yellow, pink, or purple spathes.
    • a typical title for several flowering flowers in the genus Zantedeschia; maybe not about either the genus Calla or the true lilies (Liliaceae)
    • A flower of 1 of the plants.
    • South African plant widely cultivated for its showy pure white spathe and yellow spadix

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