Care Level: I'm Easy
Pet Friendly: Warning
Toxic to pets if ingested.
Origins: The Calla Lily has origins Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland. The Calathea has origins in Bolivia and South America.
Fun Facts: The Calla lily is...
The Calla lily is the national flower for the tiny British Overseas Territory of Saint Helena located in the South Atlantic Ocean. You'll see a lot of movement from the Prayer Plant as its leaves rise and lower by the time of day it is. When it's nightfall, the leaves raise as if trying to reach the sky, giving you a peek at its purple underside. During the day, they relax and display their unusual striping. Another common name for it is the Prayer Plant, which signifies praying hands at night!