The Main Plant entry for Arums (Arum)

This database entry exists to show plant data and photos that apply generically to all Arums.

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Fruit: Other: Berries orange-red when ripe.
Underground structures: Tuber
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Remove seeds from berry which contains chemicals that inhibit germination.
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

Seed heads

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