Flower Database

cobra lily Urashima

Basic information
Flower Name
cobra lily Urashima
Formal Name
Arisaema urashima
Alias
浦島草, 蛇草, Arisaema urashima, cobra lily Urashima
Habitat
Japan
Morph
Perennial grasses
Comment
Cobra lily Urashima, scientific name:Arisaema urashima, is perennial hardy, drought-resistant grasses of the Araceae department of the Arisaema genus native to Japan. In the spring of the spathe in shady woods, etc.; Give the small leaves at the tip of the leaf stem. The spadix surrounded by a spathe. Likened to Taro Urashima's fishing line from the tip of the inflorescence long strap-shaped protrusions out. Inflorescence is made agglutination of the male stamens, female flowers only pistils from made only and the petals are not either. Male flowers bloom on the inflorescence of small, to large meat hanging inflorescences, flowers bloom. It is entomophilous mating done in insects. After the female pistil flowered in the fall, it will have red berries. Berries are toxic and not eat. Similar to of the same genus Arisaema serratum ("Viper" grass).
Common name: Cobra lily Urashima, scientific name:Arisaema urashima, Trinomial name:Arisaema thunbergii subsp. urashima, height: 30-50 cm, leaf: bird-like legs, narrow ovoid, leaf margin: wavy, leaf color: dark green, Buddha flame bracts colors: purple and green In the long tube-shaped Buddha flame bracts form: tips to cover available. Inflorescences: fishing at the tip of the inflorescence with meat hanging flowers wrapped in a spathe long strap-shaped protrusions, such as thread and. Petals: no, male: stamens only female flower: pistil, the only flowering period: March-may, seed shape: 0.5 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Alismatales
Family
Araceae
Genus
Arisaema
Species
A. urashima
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spadix
Petal shape
no petal
Leaf type
oblong-ovate Leaf
Leaf edge
Repand
Flowering place
Color
Green
Season
Mar Apr May
Height
30  ~ 50  [cm]
Diameter
0.5  ~ 0.5