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    • Eastern skunk cabbage
    • skunk cabbage
    • skunk-cabbage
  • Scientific Names
    • Symplocarpus foetidus
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • SYMFOE

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Eastern skunk cabbage Symplocarpus foetidus

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reallifeecology

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June 9, 2016 05:56 PM EDT

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beepboop

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April 20, 2007 03:08 AM EDT

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kpmcfarland

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July 13, 2016 10:37 AM EDT

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Smelled when ripped

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andyjones

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May 28, 2016 08:34 AM EDT

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kirbyadams

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April 21, 2011 02:23 PM EDT

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arieopteryx

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July 3, 2016 03:04 PM CDT

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dendroica

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April 27, 2013 09:06 AM EDT

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With a bit of greenbrier hanging down in the middle.

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kevinjnudell

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July 1, 2016 08:38 AM EDT

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airalcorn2

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April 23, 2016 06:38 AM CDT

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charlie

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June 28, 2016

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er1kksen

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April 20, 2015

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Eastern skunk cabbage Symplocarpus foetidus

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paul0lewis

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June 25, 2016 02:36 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Eastern Skunk Cabbage, Clumpfoot Cabbage, Foetid Pothos, Meadow Cabbage, Polecat Weed, Skunk Cabbage, or Swamp Cabbage (Symplocarpus foetidus), commonly known as simply Skunk Cabbage, is a low growing, foul smelling plant that prefers wetlands. Native to eastern North America, it ranges from Nova Scotia and southern Quebec west to Minnesota, and south to North Carolina and Tennessee. It is protected as endangered in Tennessee.

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