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botanical name:
Lysichiton americanus
Lysichiton americanus © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Skunk Cabbage
family:  Araceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 1.00m
width: 0.75m
growth rate:
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: wet/waterlogged soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 8
Spectacular bog plant with huge yellow flower spathes appearing in early spring, followed by large bright green paddle shaped leaves.

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