Phoenix Perennials and Specialty Plants

Plant Search »

Arisaema serratum var. mayebarae
Common Name: Cobra Lily Family: Araceae (The Arum Family)

Rich dark purple spathes with minimal white striping emerge on tall stems before the leaves. The leaves emerge below the inflorescence. Plants are tall, growing up to four to six feet! Considered by some as A. mayebarae but now treated as a variety of A. serratum. Hails from the island of Kyushu.

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

Native Habitat:
Open forests, on schist.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourBurgundy
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom ColourWhite
Height4-6' Bloom TimeSpring
Spread12-24" FragranceNo
Light ExposurePart Shade Part Sun Shade Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Stem ColourBurgundy
Hardiness6-9 BerriesYes
BC NativeNo

  Email This Info
  View All Plants of this Genus

*The Plant Encyclopedia is updated each year to provide a close representation of our selection. Not all plants will be in stock at all times. If a certain plant is not available we might have a similar cultivar. We encourage you to email us at info at or call ahead to check availability (604) 270-4133.

Contact Us | Home | © Phoenix Perennials