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

Arisaema barnesii
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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:
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 
Hardiness Zone7-9  BerriesYes 
BC NativeNo    

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