Information for Arum purpureospathum

Arum purpureospathum - 4  seeds for 16 Euros
Arum purpureospathum - 50  seeds for 47 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 73558
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:8
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: PURPLE shiny spathe, dk. PURPLE spadix
Fruit: ORANGE-RED (plant prefers dry summer season)
Foliage: to 30x20cm., hast., dark green...appear in fall
Height in meters: 0.30-0.45
Parts of Arum purpureospathum are considered toxic.

Common names for Arum purpureospathum: (found in only a few places in Crete),  Purple Lords & Ladies, 

Arum purpureospathum is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
1:   Stock list
6:   Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List
9:   Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
46:   Mediterranean Natives and Introduced Plant Seeds
55:   Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds
57:   Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List
131:   Toxic Plants
165:   Shady Condition Plant Seed List
187:  Araceae
720:   Fire Resistant Plants

Germination guide
Arum purpureospathum seeds will usually germinate in 30-l80 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 3mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 15C.

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