Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, suburb of Saint Johns, University of Auckland Tamaki Campus, building 733.
Habitat: Indoors. Pot plant in room 733.321. The only one of this genus in the room.
Identification: Spathiphyllum sp.
Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, suburb of Saint Johns, University of Auckland Tamaki Campus.
Habitat: Cultivated. Planted between buildings 733 and 734.
Identification: Philodendron xanadu Croat, Mayo & J.Boos, 2003.
growing in wooded area. very tall (about a metre).
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...