Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Arums and Duckweeds
    • Aroids
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 天南星科
  • Scientific Names
    • Araceae
    • Lemnaceae
  • Spanish
    • Mano de león y cuna de Moisés

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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Araceae."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

eastern skunk cabbage Symplocarpus foetidus

Observer

vilseskog

Date

April 18, 2009 02:12 PM EDT

Description

leaves in basal rosette; Symplocarpus foetidus (Araceae)

Photos / Sounds

What

green dragon Arisaema dracontium

Observer

suz

Date

May 17, 2014

Description

Source: http://www.wildflower.org/gallery/species.php?id_plant=ARDR3

This is the fruit that turns red as it matures.

Photos / Sounds

What

Cuckoo-pint Arum maculatum

Observer

jakob

Date

July 28, 2015 01:37 PM CEST

Place

Boppard (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

June 1, 2014 11:00 AM EDT

Description

Growing wild at the Springweather Nature Area, Springfield/Weathersfield, VT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

boxk uuts Anthurium schlechtendalii

Date

August 27, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Duckweeds Genus Lemna

Observer

biota

Date

August 26, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

green dragon Arisaema dracontium

Observer

suz

Date

May 10, 2014

Description

Source: http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=ARDR3

These first two photos show the spathe with fruit inside. The last 2 photos show the fruit after the covering has been pulled off (05.17.14) and (05.28.14). I also have a photo of the fruit after it turns red. I'll try to find it and post it.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Jack-in-the-pulpit Arisaema triphyllum

Observer

richkline

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

What

black calla Arum palaestinum

Observer

pjd1

Date

August 27, 2015

Description

First flowering of a wild plant I have kept under observation for the last four years. This specimen grows up through cracked concrete and asphalt on the side of what is now a nice residential property but what was once an old plant nursery and prior to that an old settlers homestead. I assume the Arum is a cultivation relic from either the nursery of the settlers garden.

Photos / Sounds

What

green dragon Arisaema dracontium

Observer

liapun312

Date

August 26, 2015 03:12 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

I'm not sure which Arisaema species is here.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Jack-in-the-pulpit Arisaema triphyllum

Observer

scottmohan

Date

August 23, 2014 12:40 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Araceae is a family of monocotyledonous flowering plants in which flowers are borne on a type of inflorescence called a spadix. The spadix is usually accompanied by, and sometimes partially enclosed in, a spathe or leaf-like bract. Also known as the arum family, members are often colloquially known as aroids. This family of 107 genera and over 3700 species is most diverse in the New World tropics, although also distributed in the Old World tropics and...

No range data available.