About Arisaema speciosum
The spathe is up to 20 cm long, dark black-purple and longitudinally striped towards the base with white, with a broadly lance-shaped curved blade narrowed to the tip. Spadix appendage is dark purple, thickened curved and white at the base, and with a very long thread-like tail.
|Common Name ||Grand Cobra Lily, Himalayan Giant Cobra Lily, Double-Whip Cobra Lily|
|Height ||Up to 24 inches|
|Flower Colour ||Dark Purple/Black|
|Bloom Time ||Mid Spring, Late Spring/Early Summer|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
- Water regularly; do not overwater
Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between 2 waterings
The north or east side of a building, that protects them from all day sun
Arisaema must be kept quite dry during their winter dormancy
Arisaema speciosum care
- Grand Cobra Lily is native to the Eastern Himalayan region
- Plant Arisaema tubers 4-6 inches deep
|Sunlight ||Light Shade|
|Soil ||Moist but not wet, with good drainage|
|Temperature ||16 to 25 degrees C|
|Fertilizer ||Incorporate leaf mold, compost, and perlite|
Arisaema speciosum special feature
Distinctly stalked unequal elliptic leaflets up to a foot long, with red margins
Arisaema speciosum uses
- The plant is used as an ornamental plant
Frequently Asked Questions
How tall do arisaema speciosum grow?
On average arisaema speciosum grows Up to 24 inches
What color are arisaema speciosum?
A arisaema speciosum plant bears flowers of color Dark Purple/Black
How hard is arisaema speciosum to grow?
A arisaema speciosum is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a arisaema speciosum need?
A arisaema speciosum prefers Light Shade
How much water does a arisaema speciosum need?
A arisaema speciosum prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a arisaema speciosum need?
Moist but not wet, with good drainage
What temperature does a arisaema speciosum like?
How should I fertilize my arisaema speciosum?
Incorporate leaf mold, compost, and perlite
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Tuesday, 22 October 2019
can we collect seeds of this plant to regrow.
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