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

Arisaema sazensoo
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The purple spathe hood droops way down over the tube. The species name comes from 'zazen' which referes to Japanese Buddhist meditation as the flower recalls a bowed monk meditating. Hard to find. Good garden plant. Mid-spring.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Mountain forest, woodland.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourBurgundy 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSpring 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureShade Part Shade  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone6-9  BerriesYes 
BC NativeNo    

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