Arisaema


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Related to Arisaema: Arisaema dracontium, Arisaema triphyllum

Arisaema

toxic plant genus in family Araceae. Contains raphide oxalate crystals; causes oral mucosal erosions and stomatitis if ingested. Called also Indian turnip, jack-in-the-pulpit.
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Vogel S and Martens J: A survey of the function of the lethal kettle traps of Arisaema (Araceae), with records of pollinating fungus gnats from Nepal.
Herbaceous species associated with this habitat type are Arisaema dracontium (greendragon), A.
The prettiest of the arisaemas, though still an oddball, is arisaema candidissimum from China.
And they are not too expensive, Arisaema ciliatum is priced at pounds 2.
Key words: Monoamine oxidase (MAO), Arisaema amurense, Lilium brownii var.
When the cold snap happened, we rushed out and covered some precious arisaema collected from the wild with terracotta flower pots, old polystyrene fish boxes - anything that came to hand.
The more frequently-encountered herbs, herbaceous vines, and graminoids are AlBum burdickii, Arisaema triphyllum, Campanulastrum americanum, Cardamine concatenata, Carex albursina, C.
However, in the area between Lick Creek and Salisbury Road on the east side, increased sunlight allows for the growth of many other plants including Apios americana, Arisaema dracontium, Cornus alternifolia, Elymus riparius, Euonymus atropurpurea, Lilium michiganense, Monarda fistulosa, Symphyotrichum lanceolatum, S.
Common spring and early summer flowering forbs include Allium burdickii, Arisaema triphyllum, Asarum canadense, Cardamine concatenata, C.
Also notable are Arisaema dracontium (green dragon), Pycnanthemum tenuifolium (slender mountain mint), Potentilla simplex (common cinquefoil), and early specimens of Impatiens capensis (spotted jewelweed).
Ground plants include Agrimonia pubescens, Alliaria petiolata, Allium tricoccum, A nemonella thalictroides, Arisaema triphyllum, Asarum canadense, Asplenium platyneuron, Aster cordifolius, A.