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

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.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia and the Pacific - Indian Subcontinent

Native Habitat:
Mountain rainforest on the edge or open parts of sholas, 1500-2100m.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourGreen
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom ColourPurple
Height12-24" Bloom TimeSpring
Spread12-24" FragranceNo
Light ExposureShade Part Shade Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Stem Colour
Hardiness7-9 BerriesYes
BC NativeNo

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