Arisaema mayebarae (Jack-in-the-Pulpit)
Zone:5 - 8
Natural Range: Japan
Soil: Moist, humus rich, well drained
Light: Part shade
Height: 2' - 3' tall
Pest Resistance: Deer, Rabbit
Bloom Time: April to June
Attributes: Deciduous. Dark purple spathe, fan like foliage. Mottled pseudostem.
Notes: Considered a variety of A. serratum with distinctively dark flowers. I have found this species to be a reliable grower even under some harsh PNW conditions. Not as common in the trade.