Arisaema costatum is a cobra lily with warm burgundy spathes with white stripes.
The bold spathe of Arisaema costatum is burgundy-purple with white stripes. The tip of the spathe-limb has a long, often twisted, thread-like appendage that dangles to the ground. The trifoliate leaf has raised veins and purple wavy margins. From Nepal and Tibet.
Common Name: Cobra Lily
Family: Araceae (The Arum Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7-9
Light: Part Shade, Part Sun, Full Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Purple
Secondary Bloom Colour: White
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Average
Stem Colour: Red
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Mixed and semi-deciduous forests, scrub, open slopes, 1900-2800m.
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Himalayas
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