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Arisaema griffithii pradhani

SKU: argripr+
A stunning member of the genus with probably the largest flower. Green & purple heavily veined flowers in early summer.
Family: Araceae
Flower Colour: Purple
Flowering Season: Spring
Origin: Asia
Preferred Conditions: Moist, well drained soil
Preferred Aspect: Partial Shade
Additional Feature: Foliage effect
List Price: £8.00
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Availability: Currently Out of Stock
These have now grown beyond the point at which they can be shipped safely because of seasonal growth. They are still available from the nursery or any plant fair which we attend. They will be available again in early autumn through this site.
Arisaema griffithii pradhani
Arisaema griffithii pradhani
Product Details
A real eyecatcher of the genus. One of oue favourites, this species rises in early spring from a really large tuber. The two impressive leaves are the first parts of the plant to become noticable being up to 60 cms high. Both leaves are composed of three large leaflets which are deeply veined and up to 20 cms long each, these are finely edged red. The flowers are absolutely stunning, the spathe unfurls at approximately the same time as the leaves and can be up to 40 cms tall on established clumps. The colour is green and deep red, with the veins appearing white and forming a very conspicous network. A large hood drops down over the mouth of the flower and flares wide to around 11 cms wide.