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White-Spathed Jack In The Pulpit

Arisaema candidissimum

Arisaema candidissimum by Peter coxhead (CC0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Arisaema candidissimum
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Overview

Arisaema candidissimum is a tuberous perennial species from the Araceae family. Commonly known by the name White-Spathed Jack In The Pulpit, this plant typically grows to around 30cm tall. Leaves are divided into groups of 3 oval leaflets and they appear after the flowers. Flowers are enclosed in white spathe structures, striped with pale pink colouring, narrowing to a green tube, up to 10cm long. This species has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.

Common problems

Propagation

Seed

Division

Special Features

Attractive flowers