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Amorphophallus hewittii
P. Boyce @ In Situ

Amorphophallus hewittii

Voodoo Lily

Item #: 3263

Zones: 9a to 10b, guessing

Height: 120" tall

Culture: Light Shade to Shade

Origin: Malaysia

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)
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This rare voodoo lily is often mistaken for Amorphophallus titanum, so you can imagine its proportions. Each giant leaf sits atop a 10' tall pink-and-green speckled stalk. Reportedly the plant flowers every three years in May, with a giant spathe resembling a giant green mixing bowl with white spots on the outside. Arising from the base of the "bowl" is the fleshy pinkish-purple spadix (the phallic part) that rises like a volcano...all part of the 7-8' tall flowering extravaganza.

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