Calla Lily Bulb Sources

The calla lily flower resembles a trumpet and wraps around the stem of the plant. The plant does best when grown outside. Use cut flowers for floral arrangements and bouquets. Set bulbs about 6 inches deep in rich moist soil and bloom best when planted in full sun. All of the following retailers will provide you with full planting and care instructions.

Pacific Callas

Pacific Callas is a wholesaler that buys from Calla Lily growers on the west coast of the United States for resale. The company is owned by a Dutch family that has specialized in growing and selling bulbs for 4 generations. Both bulbs and cut flowers are available. They offer live support at their website, take telephone orders and offer a flat rate shipping charge for up to 50 bulbs. Home gardeners can place orders online. Pacific Callas has more than 35 varieties of lilies and they also sell starter kits, samplers and containers. Pacific Callas 23367 West Park Colombo Calabasas, CA 91302 (800) 533-8573 pacificcallas.com

American Meadows

American Meadows offers more than 15 different bulb varieties and sampler packs. Featured bulbs include those that are grown on the Biltmore Estate in North Carolina. The company will replace or refund for any plants that don't grow within a year of ordering. Shipping is charged on a sliding scale reflecting the dollar amount ordered. The same fee applies if your order requires multiple shipping dates because of the varieties ordered. Orders can be placed online or by telephone. American Meadows has been in business for 25 years. American Meadows 223 Avenue D, Ste. 30 Williston, VT 05495 (802) 951-5890 americanmeadows.com

Oregon Coastal Flowers

Oregon Coastal Flowers is the exclusive distributor of Z Callas -- plants that have taller, stronger stems and uniform coloring which makes for sturdier and more attractive cut flowers. The company grows its own lilies, hydrangeas and specialty flowers. Both collector packages and individual bulbs can be ordered from the company's website or by phone. About 20 different bulbs are offered for sale and will be delivered either on the date you specify or when the bulbs first become available. Oregon Coastal Flowers only ships within the US with the exception of large orders and an additional phytosanitary fee. Domestic shipping fees are based on the amount ordered. Oregon Coastal Flowers 9455 Kilchis River Rd Tillamook, OR 97141 (503) 815-3762 flowersbulbs.com

Golden State Direct

Golden State Direct is the web identity for Golden State Bulb Growers, a company that's been in business since 1946. Orders are shipped within 3 or 4 days of receipt via USPS mail. Shipping charges are based on the dollar amount of the order. Next day shipping is available at an additional fee. Returns can be made within 30 days of order and the price of the bulbs will be refunded. The company offers 10 varieties of Calla Lily for sale as well as other flowering plants. Place orders online or by telephone. Golden State Direct 1260 Hwy 1 Moss Landing, CA 95039 (831) 728-0500 goldenstatedirect.com

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