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Arisaema heterophyllum
Common Name: Dancing Crane Cobra Lily Family: Araceae (The Arum Family)

Arisaema heterophyllum is a tall-growing cobra lily called "dancing crane" in Japan. It reaches about three feet tall sporting one leaf with at least 15 leaflets and a green flower held above the foliage with a long, yellow, whip-like spadix appendage licking upwards. Easy to grow.

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

Native Habitat:
Shaded places in woodland conditions, on humus, in primary evergreen forests, along streams, granite bedrocks,

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourGreen
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom ColourYellow
Height2-4' Bloom TimeSpring
Spread8-12" FragranceNo
Light ExposureShade Part Shade Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Stem Colour
Hardiness5-9 BerriesYes
BC NativeNo

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