mutant calla lily

Olive Sloan asked 14 years ago

I have calla lilies planted in a patio flower bed, one lily has bloomed with 2 leaves and 2 yellow inner points – on the one stem – is this common? I have never seen it before. Would appreicate a reply

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 4 years ago
This is a mutant in one stem and probably just a once-off, others flower stems in the future being normal. But see if it does in again over a few years and if so it is a permanent mutation and a new form. Unlikely though!