Dark purple or green spathe with green or white striping.
This species has a dark purple or green spathe (modified leaf) with green or white stripes, surrounding the spadix (thick spike with tiny flowers). The leaves have five to nine leaflets with prominent veins and wavy margins.
Common Name: Cobra Lily
Family: Araceae (The Arum Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7-9
Light: Full Shade, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Green
Secondary Bloom Colour: Purple
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Mountain rainforest on the edge or open parts of sholas, 1500-2100m.
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Indian Subcontinent
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