Arum 1, × 1,; KB. 0 references. taxon name. Arum dioscoridis. taxon author · James Edward Smith · year of taxon name publication. Taxonomy. Superdivision: Spermatophyta. Division: Angiospermae. Class: Monocotyledoneae. Family: Araceae. Genus: Arum. He points out the one disadvantage that Arum dioscoridis has and that is its smell “ akin to a mixture of dung and rotting flesh. The flower is spectacular, a pale.

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The first photo was taken in habitat, ApuliaItaly by Angelo Porcelli. Arumm must be thoroughly dried or cooked before being eaten, see the notes above on toxicity. It grows in Corsica, Sardinia and the Balearics in rocky places.


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Arum korolkowii is a species of N. It occurs in sparse woodland areas, being disocoridis shade loving plant. We are currently updating this section.

Photos by Mary Sue Ittner. The next one of a different planttaken around 9: In spring, the short-stalked inflorescence appears consisting of a black, rod-shaped spadix surrounded by a yellow-green, purple-mottled brown or even purple bract spathe. Arum dioscoridis is a plant of the arum family Araceae. Habitat photos by Gianluca Corazza. Photographs by David Pilling.


For best results, sow seeds as soon idoscoridis you receive them in a cool place onto a good soil-based compost.

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Click Here to Subscribe. Plants of the World dioscoridiss ID. Members of this genus are rarely if ever troubled by browsing deer[]. Arum concinnatum is native to the southern tip of the Peloponnese Greecemost Aegean islands of the Eastern Mediterranean to southwest coasts of Turkey.

It flowers later than most species, with a white cream spathe with pink small dots and black speckles on the leaves.

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The root is abortifacient[61]. Infrared image of Arum palaestinum showing heat generated by spathe as part of the pollination strategy. National Center for Biotechnology Information.

Sow the seed dioscoridid, and allow the seedlings xioscoridis grow on without disturbance for their first year, dioscorjdis occasional liquid feeds to ensure that they do not become mineral deficient. Only comments or links that are felt to be directly relevant to a plant will be included. Photos were contributed by the UC Botanical Garden. We are one of the most well known specialty nurseries in Michigan, with a huge selection of perennials, woodland wildflowers, unusual ferns, rare alpines, dwarf conifers, and unusual trees and shrubs.


Dioscoridis is probably my favorite arum, flower color dioscoridi variable usually greenish or purplish with darker purple blotches and can be spectacular, see the photo in the AGS encyclopedia and be careful not to drool on it if you were too cheap to buy it and borrowed a friends copy. Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.

Pictures by Martin Bohnet show the common greenish form, a rare darker version both end of April and the fruit end of August. Photo by Angelo Porcelli. Seed – best sown in a greenhouse or cold frame as soon as it is ripe[]. One can literally dig with their hands! There are about 25 species found from Europe to central Asia. Views Read Edit View history.

Dioscoirdis of tuber by Peter Taggart.

Incoming flies are hopefully carrying pollen from other plants. For more information about QR Codes click here.