Voodoo Plant (Amorphophallus napalensis) in the Amorphophallus Database

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Underground structures: Tuber
Toxicity: Other: All parts of plant contain calcium oxalate crystals, an irritant to the mouth and esophagus. Toxic to cats and dogs.
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Remove seeds from berry which contains chemicals that inhibit germination.
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

The upper portion (greenish area) of the spadix is covered in non

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Location: North Carolina, USA. USDA zone 7b.Date: April 19, 2009The upper portion (greenish area) of the spadix is covered in non
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Location: North Carolina, USA. USDA zone 7b.Date: April 19, 2009
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Location: North Carolina, USA. USDA zone 7b.Date: April 19, 2009Detail of male parts on spadix.
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Location: North Carolina, USA. USDA zone 7b.Date: April 19, 2009
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Location: North Carolina, USA. USDA zone 7b.Date: September 20, 2006This species produces bulbs from leaf cuttings in just a few mont
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Location: North Carolina, USA. USDA zone 7b.Date: April 19, 2009I bought this as A. bulbifer and wondered where the leaf-born bul
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Location: London :Treuttel and Würtz,1830-32.Plantae Asiaticae rariores, or, Descriptions and figures of a sel
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Date: 2009-09-02Photo courtesy of: Meneerke bloem
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Date: 2014-05-04
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Awesome photo! by flaflwrgrl Jun 9, 2012 6:43 AM 1

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