Its string, for lack of correct term, is 28 inches long.
Palmate leaf typically showing 3 leaflets.
Side view of spathe, June 2003
Front view showing the spotted stem and the spadix
Arisaema-speciosum-magnificum new leaf
Arisaema-speciosum-magnificum new flower just opening
Plant is 36 inches tall, very dramatic to watch it grow quickly up and out of tuber and unfurling.
Biggest leaf is 20 inches long and 8 inches across.
Leaves are textured, big, bold and red edged. Very dramatic even without flower.
The underside of the leaf.
Bulbs ordered from 2009 Co-op with Pacific Calla
Its beautiful leaves.. Their first year from bulbs given to me by a dear friend. They will probably make their first spaths next year.. Thanks Janet! :)
Notice the purplish red rim on the leaf edges...
Arisaema speciosum showing relation of single leaf size to flower.
Arisaema speciosum in my garden in San Francisco
Arisaema speciosum - note the 2 foot long threadlike spadix tail on the flower (Plant on right side is A. taiwanense).