Arum purpureospathum VV.CR 543
Arums are unusual plants, with flowers consisting of a hood, called a spathe, with the sexual parts, the spadix, inside. The spathe has interesting colours, usually muted greens, browns, creams, often with vertical stripes. The flowers are followed by dense spikes of red fruit in the autumn.
Arum purpureospathum VV.CR 543 has a silky, dark purple, hooded flower (spathe), which is not unreasonable, given its name.
||sun or part shade|
||any good garden soil|
||20 - 60 cm|