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Arisarum proboscideum

Arisarum proboscideum has flowers about 3 cm high, with a dark brown spathe, shading to white in the lower half, and with a very long brown tail extending from the top of the spathe. Reputed to look like mice running into the foliage. Some people have vivid imaginations.

Low mat of leaves and small ‘mouse’ flowers, brown and white with a long tail.

Quantity 9 cm pot
Width 20cm
Height 10cm
Family Araceae
Flowering Early to mid summer
Habitat detail woodland, cool shade
Garden habitat Full shade
Soil moist, well drained soil
Plant category Alpine
Height range 6 - 20 cm


9 cm pot £4.00
Arisarum proboscideum
Arisarum proboscideum
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