Arisaema costatum (Jack-in-the-Pulpit


Arisaema costatum (Jack-in-the-Pulpit)

Family:  Araceae
Zone: 6 - 9
Natural Range: Central and eastern Nepal
Soil: moist, humus rich, well drained
Light: part shade
Height: 12" -  36" tall

Attributes: Deciduous. Blooms spring to early summer.  Green pseudostem, Carmine and white with green striped inflorescens.  Large glossy trifoliate leaves with thick veining.  Tubers ordered now will be shipped while dormant February through March.

Notes:  Arisaema costatum is an elegant species with a dark spathe and contrasting stripes.  The huge pleated trifoliate leaves seem to hover above the ground.

Companion plants:  Arisaema, Podophyllum, Primula, Cyripedium, ferns, Calanthe, Disporum, Trillium, Asarum.

Arisaema costatum (Jack-in-the-Pulpit


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