Rob's plants
home garden plants wildlife seed photos
plant sale journal topics plantlinks fun guestbook

Arisaema sikokianum

 
Arisaema sikokianum
Common name jack in the pulpit
Family araceae
Life cycle perennial (Z5-9)
Flowers dark purple/white
Size 30"
Light part-full shade
Cultural notes rich soil
From seed germinate at room temperature (be patient - slow to develop roots, even slower to develop leaves)
detailed seed-starting info below

Typical pitcher-shaped jack-in-the-pulpit flowers, but with striking chocolate-purple coloring of the inside. Orange berries. Ours is just a second-year plant, so we haven't seen all this marvellous display yet... Even so, I like how the new growth emerges as a burgundy spear. One day after this photo was taken, the leaves were fully unfurled.

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: orchard nursery area

About my plant portraits
PlantLinks to other web pages about Arisaema sikokianum


Visitors to this page have left the following comments


Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from HPS/MAG '01/'02 exchange. Baggy 35F (9w) - 70F (100%G, 7-14d)
  2. Seed from HPS/MAG '07/'08 exchange. Baggy 35F (8w) - 70F (100%G, 4-16d)
  3. Seed from NARGS '11/'12 exchange. Baggy 70F (100%G, 18-29d)
  4. Seed from HPS/MAG '13/'14 exchange. Baggy 70F (25%G, 18-20d)
  5. Seed from HPS/MAG '13/'14 exchange. Baggy 70F (30%G, 18-20d). Seedlings did not develop


I welcome comments about my web pages; feel free to use the form below to leave feedback about this particular page. For the benefit of other visitors to these pages, I will list any relevant comments you leave, and if appropriate, I will update my page to correct mis-information. Faced with an ever-increasing onslaught of spam, I'm forced to discard any comments including html markups. Please submit your comment as plain text. If you have a comment about the website as a whole, please leave it in my guestbook. If you have a question that needs a personal response, please e-mail me.

Your name

Your comments

home garden plants wildlife seed plant sale topics guestbook journal plantlinks

Last modified: March 30, 2014
Contact me