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Arisaema tosaense
Common Name: Cobra Lily Family: Araceae (The Arum Family)

Arisaema tosaense is a tall, vigorous cobra lily from Shikoku Island, Japan. The green (sometimes burgundy) spathe has a long-extended tip and droops way down over the face of the tube. The translucent spathe is especially beautiful when back-lit. Easy garden plant. Late spring bloom.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan

Native Habitat:
Forest edges, scrub, open slopes, 1800-3500m.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourGreen
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom ColourWhite
Height2-4' Bloom TimeSpring
Spread12-24" FragranceNo
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Shade Part Shade Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureMoist Average Stem Colour
Hardiness5-9 BerriesYes
BC NativeNo

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