black calla


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Noun1.black calla - ornamental plant of Middle East cultivated for its dark purple spathe
aroid, arum - any plant of the family Araceae; have small flowers massed on a spadix surrounded by a large spathe
genus Arum - type genus of the Araceae: tuberous perennial herbs of Europe and Asia with usually heart-shaped leaves
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If you like Samantha, choose a mix of red peonies, black calla lilies and red amaranthus.
The bridesmaids wore navy blue ankle-length chiffon halter dresses, and each carried a hand-tied bouquet of three black calla lilies.
Toward the front of such a planting, you might choose the smaller black calla (Calla palaestinum), quite similar to the more familiar white calla except for its dark purple spathe and spadix.