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

A cute little cobra lily very similar overall to A. thunbergii, but hardier, somewhat coarser in appearance, and often with broader leaflets. The spathes are burgundy and greyish-brown with speckles and a spadix appendage that often licks out of the spathe to taste the air around it. An easy and vigorous, good garden plant.

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

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

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourPurple
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom ColourWhite
Height12-24" 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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