Log in Sign up
Since 1988, THE source for buying native, rare, and unique perennials.
Image of black cat and text indicating no photo is available

Arisaema engleri Green Spathe Form

Chinese Cobra Lily

Write a review
| Ask a Question

Item #: 3675

Zones: 7a to 9b, at least

Height: 20" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

Origin: China

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?

Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.

Click Add to wishlist to get an email when back in stock

From China comes the green selection of the rarely offered A. engleri...often mistakenly sold in the trade as A. dubois reymondiae. Emerging in very early spring, the two 5-7 leaflet leaves emerge from a central stem (usually purple). Sitting between the two leaves on a short stalk sits a 3-4" tall green and white striped pitcher. The greenish and purple speckled sex organ sticks upright in the pitcher, with the green hood draped overtop... probably to keep dry!