Calla Lily Plants
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Calla lily weeping

Zone Philadelphia Area. | harryl0721 added on April 12, 2015 | Answered

The tips of some of the Calla Lily are occasionally weeping. Is this normal? Plant is presently a houseplant. It was recently purchased and is kept in indirect sunlight.

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shelley
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Answered on April 13, 2015

This is referred to as guttation or "crying" and occurs when your plant has had too much water. Basically, excess water accumulates in the plant creating a slight root pressure. The root pressure builds up and forces some water to exude through the leaves. Be careful not to over-water your plant.

For more information on the care of calla lilies, please visit the following link:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/calla-lily/growing-calla-lilies-and-care-of-calla-lilies.htm

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