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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Please be very patient, and do not discard the seed pan, no matter how long it takes for germination to occur.

Pollination is achieved by producing the scent “rotting material”, attracting flies and then imprisoning them behind hairs for 24 hours.

It is dioscpridis grown for its fruit as plants in fruit are very attractive. The plant pictured below is form sometimes referred to in Dioscoridiis as ‘marmoratum’. Page last modified on November 18,at Photo by Angelo Porcelli. Customers who bought this product also purchased To leave a comment please Register or login here All comments need to be approved so will not appear immediately. Cleaning the seed is a job best done wearing protective gloves; all parts of the plant contain the irritant calcium oxalate, this is not a problem for normal gardening activities.


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My form is rather different to Kelly Irvin’s as it is green with purple edging rather than that rather interesting creamy white of Kelly’s. Tuber – cooked and used as a vegetable[2, 61,]. Please view the copyright link for more information. Arum apulum is an endemic species dioscoridiw central Apuliarelated to Arum nigrum from the Balkans.

Arum purpureospathum is endemic to the island of Crete. Photos taken in habitat in the Pollino Mountains by Angelo Porcelli. It also has the remarkable ability to heat itself above the ambient air temperature to such a degree that it is quite noticeable to the touch[4].

The plant contains calcium oxylate dioecoridis.

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Caucasus flowers in Canberra, Australia in mid September. Photos taken March by Jay Yourch. The plant can be propagated by seeding. This page was last edited on 22 Juneat Thankfully that is short-lived. Infrared image of Arum palaestinum showing heat generated by spathe as dioscoridix of the pollination strategy.

It sets seeds too, but I haven’t attempted to grow them so far. Retrieved from ” https: Feeding your rare plant addiction for over 20 years. Larger corms can be planted out direct into their permanent positions, though it is best to pot up the smaller corms and grow them on for a year in a cold frame before planting them out.

Plants of the World Online. In the Benelux, the plant can be grown indoors as a pot plant. Photos taken in habitat by Angelo Porcelli. Photo 2 was taken by Gianluca Corazza in the wild, while botanizing in Crete, Greece. Sowing Advice For best results, sow seeds as soon as you receive them in a cool place onto a good soil-based compost.


Arum dioscoridis Scientific classification Kingdom: These cause an extremely unpleasant sensation similar to needles being stuck into the mouth and tongue if they are eaten, but they are easily neutralized by thoroughly drying or cooking the plant or by steeping it in water[65]. Grown and photographed by Angelo Porcelli. It is hardy to zone UK 8 and is not frost tender.

Jordan photos one and two below from Kelly Irvin and three and xrum from Duoscoridis Tyerman who writes: Articles with ‘species’ microformats. Other sites 2 entries edit. Cover the seeds with fine grit or compost to approximately their own depth.

Photos were contributed by the UC Botanical Garden. You can translate the content of this page by selecting a language in the select box. Habitat photos by Gianluca Corazza. Peter Boyce discusses this question in his monograph, The Genus Arum.

Arum dioscoridis

Encyclopedia of Life ID. You will receive a range of benefits including: It can have dark plain green leaves or with whitish-cream stripes. Arum palaestinum is a species from Israel, W. Arum nigrum Native to the Balkans.