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  • Scientific Names
    • Lysichiton
    • Lysichitum
  • English
    • skunk cabbages
    • Skunk cabbage

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

sharkey

Date

May 19, 2015 01:38 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lysichiton americanum Lysichiton americanus

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

May 12, 2015 10:42 AM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

gwenemone

Date

May 2, 2015 02:40 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

islandstewards

Date

April 25, 2015 11:24 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

April 25, 2015 09:42 AM PDT

Description

In boggy stream bed.

Photos / Sounds

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What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

brewbooks

Date

April 25, 2015 06:43 PM PDT

Description

Lysichiton americanus (western skunk cabbage) and Alnus rubra (red alder) grow in a wet area near a creek.
On a walk in my town, Lake Forest Park, Washington.

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Photos / Sounds

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What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

brewbooks

Date

April 25, 2015 06:43 PM PDT

Description

Lysichiton americanus (western skunk cabbage) emerging. It was interesting to see this plant flowering, as most of these plants flowered three to five weeks ago. Late bloomers are a necessary part of plant diversity, in case the early bloomers were lost, perhaps due to weather changes.
On a walk in my town, Lake Forest Park, Washington.
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Photos / Sounds

What

skunk cabbages Genus Lysichiton

Observer

eroden

Date

April 25, 2015 11:39 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

toddfolsom

Date

April 19, 2015

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No photos or sounds

Observer

msieges

Date

April 21, 2015 09:24 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Asian skunk cabbage Lysichiton camtschatcense

Observer

wendy5

Date

April 13, 2015

Description

I was surprised to find a white skunk cabbage, since ours in Washington state is bright yellow! This is Asian Skunk Cabbage Lysichiton camptschatcense, growing in a pond at a shrine at Hiraizumi.

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Photos / Sounds

What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

seakay

Date

April 29, 2012
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Description from Wikipedia

Lysichiton is a genus in the family Araceae. These plants are known commonly as skunk cabbage or less often as swamp lantern. The spelling Lysichitum is also found. The genus has two species, one found in north-east Asia, the other in north-west America.

No range data available.