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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Lysichiton americanum Lysichiton americanus

Observer

brewbooks

Date

March 17, 2007 03:25 PM PDT

Description

Western Skunk Cabbage Lysichiton americanum

Araceae family

Camp Hayden Road
Clallam County, Washington
(near sea level in a wet, boggy area)

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Photos / Sounds

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Observer

toddfolsom

Date

March 22, 2015 09:05 AM PDT

Description

Marshy area. Air temp approx 42 in early morning.

Photos / Sounds

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What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

brewbooks

Date

March 21, 2015 05:55 PM PDT

Description

Lysichiton americanus (western skunk cabbage) emerging 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

Observer

kfsaylor

Date

April 8, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

tfyoder

Date

March 14, 2015 10:42 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

wendy5

Date

March 11, 2015

Description

I noticed just five small Skunk Cabbages in the wetlands near Anderson Lake.

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Photos / Sounds

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What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

brewbooks

Date

February 24, 2015 02:32 PM PST

Description

Lysichiton americanus (Western skunk cabbage)

Seen while exploring Boeing Creek and Shoreview Park

Photos / Sounds

What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Skunk Cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Date

February 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

martinbishop

Date

April 8, 2014 09:46 AM BST

Photos / Sounds

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What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

rappman

Date

February 17, 2015 02:21 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

dpom

Date

February 8, 2015 09:21 AM PST
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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.