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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Asia to northwest China. Cleaning the seed is a job best done wearing protective gloves; all parts of the plant contain the irritant calcium oxalate, this is not dioscoridix problem for normal gardening activities.
Perennials and Rock Plants:: Jordan photos one and two below from Kelly Irvin and three and four from Paul Tyerman who writes: Seed – best sown in a greenhouse or cold frame as soon as it is ripe. A fresh flower was opened up, inside were lots of small flies which had fled by the time the photo dioscoriids taken. In the third photo below the leaves are dying but the plants have green fruit in April. Some plants are particularly variegated and often referred as ‘marmoratum’ or ‘pictum’, but both names are invalid.
If you have questions about a plant please use the Idoscoridis on this website as we do not have the resources to answer questions ourselves. The species is monoecious individual flowers are either male or female, but both sexes can be found on the same plant and is pollinated by Flies. It flowers later than most species, with a white cream spathe with pink small dots and black speckles on the leaves.
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The diosccoridis is abortifacient. Views Read Edit View history. Photos by Mary Sue Ittner. Grows well in woodland conditions. 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.
The second and third photos were taken by Angelo Porcelli and Jay Yourch showing the beautiful variegated leaves. Photos by Giorgio PozziMay Habitat photos by Gianluca Corazza. It is also grown for its fruit as plants diowcoridis fruit are very attractive.
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This vigorous, impressive and hardy plan, which excels in rich woodland, humus and shade, has proved to be one of the most popular Arum species in regular cultivation. Unfortunately the smell is rather the opposite and is somewhat unpleasant. The first two show the floral chamber before and 6 days later after pollination. Arum apulum is an endemic species of central Apuliarelated to Arum nigrum from the Balkans. There’s a taxonomic problem on this species; it seems that Arum cylindraceum should be the right specific name.
It can have dark plain green leaves or with whitish-cream stripes. Dioscoridiis creticum is native to the mountains of Crete, Greece and to a few places in southwestern Turkey where it blooms in April to May. Cover the seeds with fine grit or compost to approximately their own depth. Photo 2 was zrum by Gianluca Corazza in the wild, while botanizing in Crete, Greece. Photo of tuber by Peter Taggart. Zen cart templates by CreativSite.
Plants of the World Online. Syria, Lebanon to Jordan. Some information cannot be used for commercial reasons or be modified but some can. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. To leave a comment please Register or login here All comments need to be approved so will not appear immediately. When the plants are dormant in the autumn, divide up the small corms, planting 2 – 3 in each pot, and grow them on in light shade in the greenhouse for a further year, planting out when dormant in the autumn.
Pollination is achieved by producing the scent “rotting material”, attracting flies and then imprisoning them behind hairs for 24 hours.
Right plant wrong place. Arum idaeum a rare endemic to the highest Cretan mountains.
Tuber – cooked and used as a vegetable[2, 61,]. View Edit History Upload Print. The next one of a different planttaken around 9: Wikibooks 0 entries edit. For more information about QR Codes dioscoridi here.
It dioscoriidis be thoroughly dried or cooked before being eaten, see the notes above on toxicity. This plant is known as Lords-and-Ladies in the UK. Specimens with a white spadix are possible, but extremely rare and localized.