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Arum

a genus of the family Araceae which contains many ornamental plants. Includes A. italicum, A. maculatum. Causes intense irritation to the oral mucosa, thought to be due to oxalate raphide crystals in the plant. Called also arum lily, cuckoopint, lords-and-ladies.
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Like Monstera, we are not only deliciosa but also dangerous.
This is the case for atmospheric species in the tillandsioids (Tomlinson, 1970), aroid vines such as Monstera tuberculata, which produces only saucer-shaped leaves throughout their life time (Lee & Richards, 1991), life-long carnivorous plants as descendents of species, in which carnivory was originally restricted to the early stages of ontogeny as in a few extant species (Barthlott et al.
Antique hydrangeas, monstera leaves, French tulips, Casablanca lilies, Cymbidium orchids, and white agapanthus dominated the arrangements in the reception rooms.
Create a large dramatic arrangement in a vase in the hallway using large-headed red amaryllis, red cornus and large sculptural tropical leaves like monstera or aralia.
Crepe myrtle branches, kangaroo paw, ferns, and monstera leaves accented the designs, and planters of Boston ferns were placed at the base of the columns.
STEP FOUR Finish with three monstera leaves remembering to cut each stem.
The arrangements included white antheriums, green heliconia, white calla lilies, bunches of green cymbidium and green bananas, and tropical croton and monstera leaves.
Combine with structured architectural leaves such as Aralia, Monstera or Strelizia.
Elegant highwood calla lilies with steel grass in a tall vase with an oversized monstera leaf on the collar.
For foliages, choose bold structured leaves such as monstera, strelizia, aspidistra, black tie and aralia, combined with linear grasses and cut stems such as snake grass, steel grass, pookers and bamboo.
For red choose bold Red Lion amaryllis, velvety Grand Prix or Grande Amore roses, tropical Calisto or Safari anthuriums and combine with shrubs, berries and exotic foliages, such as red dogwood, skimmia, viburnum, hibiscus, hypericum berries, black tie and monstera leaves.
Use bold architectural foliages such as strelitzia, black tie, phormium and monstera leaves.